This lecture will take place at 19:00 in Wesley Brown Field House Classroom (Top Floor) at the U.S. Naval Academy
Pre-registration is requested:
This event is co-sponsored by the Thomistic Institute and the Catholic Midshipmen Club at the U.S. Naval Academy
"What Do Catholics Believe about Mary and Why Does it Matter?" by Prof. Jessica Murdoch (Villanova University)
Dr. Jessica M. Murdoch is Associate Professor of Fundamental and Dogmatic Theology at Villanova University. She specializes in the philosophy and theology of St. Thomas Aquinas, metaphysics and epistemology, papal teaching, and matters concerning women, marriage and the family from a Catholic perspective. Prior to her tenure at Villanova, she was an Assistant Professor in the Program of Liberal Studies at the University of Notre Dame. She currently serves the Church on the National Advisory Council of the USCCB, on the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council in Philadelphia, and as a catechist at Sacred Heart Parish in Royersford, PA. Jessica and her husband, James, are the parents of four young children.