Dr. Kevin Miller: Conjugal Union: What Marriage Is and Why It Matters

Dr. Kevin Miller, Assistant Professor of Theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville, talks about Marriage in response to the new book “Conjugal Union: What It Is and Why It Matters” by Dr. Patrick Lee and Dr. Robert George. Dr. Miller’s talk was sponsored by the Bioethics Institute at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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Other Talks about Marriage in response to the new book “Conjugal Union: What It Is and Why It Matters”:
Dr. Patrick Lee

Michael Stannard: Natural Law and Freedom

Michael Stannard, Philosophy Instructor from Willow International College Center, delivers his talk entitled “Freedom and the Moral Law in Kant.” Mr. Stannard’s talk was part of the “Must Morality Be Grounded in God?” Conference at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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Dr. J. Budziszewski — Natural Law and the American Founding: Were the Founders Confused?

Dr. J. Budziszewski, Professor of Government and Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin, delivers his talk entitled “Natural Law and the American Founding: Were the Founders Confused?”.  Dr. Budziszewski’s talk was part of the Distinguished Speakers Series at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Dr. J. Budziszewski — Natural Law, Conscience, and the New Evangelization

Dr. J. Budziszewski, Professor of Government and Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin, delivers his talk entitled “Natural Law, Conscience, and the New Evangelization.”  Dr. Budziszewski’s talk was part of the Distinguished Speakers Series at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Master’s Program Commencement Address

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

PODCAST: Download the podcast of this talk here.

Government Comes from Culture, Not Culture from Government

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

Watch the full talk here: Master’s Program Commencement Address.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — Master’s Program Commencement Address

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

VIDEO: Watch the video of this talk here.

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