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Bishop Kevin Rhoades To Discuss Catholic Political Responsibilities

The St. Thomas More Society of Fort Wayne, in partnership with the University of Saint Francis Department of Philosophy and Theology, presents a free public lecture, “Catholic Political Responsibilities,” as part of the 2016-2017 USF Philosophy and Theology lecture series. The event is on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the USF North Campus Auditorium, 2702 Spring Street, Fort Wayne.

The Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of the Fort Wayne-South Bend Diocese, will speak about the political responsibility of Catholics, including the duty to vote according to a well-formed conscience. He will speak about faithful citizenship in light of the social doctrine of the Church, highlighting Church teaching and principles for prudential decisions in voting as well as Catholic engagement in the civic order.

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