Faith and the Call for a Human Ecology

Join us in welcoming Peter Cardinal Turkson of Ghana as he gives a talk on "Faith and the Call for a Human Ecology"

Date & Time:

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM


OEC Auditorium

Cardinal Turkson, the president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, will speak on "Faith and the Call for a Human Ecology." The Ghanaian native is a leading authority on the ethics of agriculture, and he is currently involved in drafting Pope Francis' forthcoming encyclical on the environment.
The event is free to attend, but space is limited. Please reserve your seat today by registering. The Cardinals' presentation is part of a broader initiative, the Faith, Food & the Environment Symposium, which will take place in St. Paul, November 5-7. The Center for Catholic Studies is co-hosting the symposium. To learn more, visit

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