Freedom in the Catholic Theological Tradition


Location: McKenna Hall, Room 104

This colloquium session is part of the Center for Ethics and Culture’s 16th Annual Fall Conference, “For Freedom Set Free,” examining the nature, significance, and various dimensions of freedom. 

  • “Angelic Freedom and Demonic Bondage in St. Augustine’s de Genesi ad litteram and de civitate Dei,” J. Columcille Dever (Duke University) 
  • “The Roots of Religious Freedom in Augustine and Aquinas,” Gabrielle Girgis (Princeton University)
  • “Theological Reflections on Freedom from Sts. Anselm of Canterbury and Bernard of Clairvaux,” Jonathan Kaltenbach (University of Notre Dame)

For more information about the Fall Conference, please visit the Center for Ethics and Culture website. All lectures are free and open to the public.