Balancing Conscience and Cooperation in a Pluralistic Society


Location: McKenna Hall, Room 202

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. 

  • “Reason and Freedom of Conscience,” Catherine Deavel (University of St. Thomas)
  • “Catholic Institutions within a Democratic Polity: A Potential Procrustean Bed,” Margaret Hogan (University of Portland)
  • “Freedom of Conscience and the Christian Health Professional’s Responsibility to Care,” Lauris Kaldjian (University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine)

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.