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Benedictine College: Hard Choices: Christian Politics in a De-Christianizing Society

February 16, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

On February 16, 2023, the Center for Constitutional Liberty at Benedictine College will host Ross Douthat for a discussion of Christian Politics in a De-Christianizing Society.

Join the Center for Constitutional Liberty as they host New York Times columnist Ross Douthat. Mr. Douthat is an opinion columnist who writes on politics, religion, moral values, and higher education, and has also published several books including The Decadent Society and To Change the Church. He will give “Hard Choices: Christian Politics in a De-Christianizing Society” on February 16th at 5:00pm in the McAllister Boardroom, on the Fourth Floor of the Ferrell Academic Center.

Thursday, February 16, 2023 • 5:00 PM CT

McAllister Boardroom in the Ferrell Academic Center • Benedictine College

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Ross Douthat joined The New York Times as an Op-Ed columnist in April 2009. His column appears every Tuesday and Sunday. Previously, he was a senior editor at The Atlantic. He is the author, most recently, of The Deep Places: A Memoir of Illness and Discovery. His other books include The Decadent Society, published in 2020, To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism (2018), Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics (2012), Privilege: Harvard and the Education of the Ruling Class (2005). He is a co-author, with Reihan Salam, of Grand New Party: How Republicans Can Win the Working Class and Save the American Dream (2008). He is the film critic for National Review.

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February 16, 2023
5:00 pm
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