Father Ian Ker wrote the definitive biography of Cardinal, and now Blessed, John Henry Newman and was honored by the Holy Father at the Mass of Beatification for Newman last year. He will be giving a lecture at Catholic University on April 27, 2011 at 4:15 on the topic, "Newman's Idea of a University - Some Misunderstandings." The lecture is part of the year-long festivites commemorating the inauguration of John garvey as President of the Catholic University of America, all organized around the theme "Intellect and Virtue." The lecture will be held in the Great Room at the Pryzbyla Center on campus. This is a must-attend lecture.
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