This after noon I attended the last of a year long series of important conferences hosted by the Acton Institute on the encyclical Centesimus Annus of the late John Paul II.
The Foundations of the Free Society
DATE & TIME: Wednesday, May 2nd, 15.00-19.30
PLACE: Pontifical Lateran University (Aula Pio XI)
Piazza S. Giovanni in Laterano, 4 Rome
MEDIA INTERVIEWS: Available on request from 17.00-17.30
SPEAKERS: H.E. Bishop Rino Fisichella (Pontifical Lateran University); Prof. Mary Ann Glendon (Harvard Law School, Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences); Dr. Anton Smitsendonk (International Chamber of Commerce) Prof. Russell Hittinger (University of Tulsa); Mr. Timothy Busch, JD (Pacific Hospitality Group); Fr. Thomas Williams, LC (Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum); Dr. Andrea Schneider (Office of the German Federal Chancellor)
After the conference, there was a pleasant supper (of course) for some of the invited at a place along the Via di Porta Latina.
Acton is doing great work. You should check them out if you are unfamiliar with what they do.