"Knowing Whether to Believe"

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"Knowing Whether to Believe"

Fr. James Dominic Brent, OP was born in Michigan, and after studying and teaching Philosophy for many years he joined the Order of Preachers in 2004. He completed his doctorate in Philosophy from Saint Louis University in 2008. In 2010 was ordained a priest and began teaching at The Catholic University of America. He specializes in the thought of Thomas Aquinas on the rational justification for assenting to truths beyond philosophical demonstration

Sunday, January 26, 2014
12:00pm-2:00pm
Aquinas House Great Hall
Intended Audience(s): Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students-Graduate, Students-Undergraduate
Categories: Lectures & Seminars, Spiritual & Worship

The Church presents the world with a testimony which claims to be God's testimony and which testifies to mysteries beyond the capacity of philosophical reason to demonstrate. How does one know whether to believe such a testimony? Come and listen to Fr. James Brent present the answer from St. Thomas Aquinas!

For more information, contact:
Amylynn Smith

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.