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Enjoy eggnog and seasonal treats as local young professionals bring the spirit of the season to DC through poetry.Readers include:Julia Bell, Mitch Boersma, Mary Ellen Bork, Rev. James Bradley, Marie Connelly, Anthony Cotto, Will Haun, Adrienne Johannes, Craig Kreinbehl, Austin Lipari, Brian Lohmann, Katelynd Mahoney, Sophia Mason, Ashley McGuire, William Newton, Maya Noronha, Lauren O’Reilly,Margaret…

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Young Professionals Program Happy Hour Professor Charles Camosy will speak about his newly released book, For Love of Animal. EPPC Fellow, Mary Eberstadt, will join him to offer commentary on the presentation. For Love of Animals, written by Professor Charles Camosy, is an honest and thoughtful look at our responsibility as Christians with respect to animals. Many Christians misunderstand…

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The Catholic Information Center cordially invites you to the Second Annual Dinner in Recognition of the Blessed John Paul II Award for the New Evangelization honoring George Weigel Tuesday, October 22, 2013 6:00 PM Reception 7:00 PM Dinner The Mayflower Hotel Washington, DC   Cocktail Attire    REGISTRATION CLOSED George Weigel George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow…

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Renowned in the blogosphere as the Anchoress and as Catholic Portal editor of the popular Patheos.com, Elizabeth Scalia offers a powerful critique of the “gods” we worship today, reminding readers that life’s deepest desires can only be satisfied in Christ. Scalia points to the incarnation of Christ and authentic worship of him as a way out…

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 On this panel, three outstanding Fare Forward writers—Andy Quinn of AEI, Leah Libresco of American Conservative, and Charlie Clark, Chairman of Fare Forward—will discuss their recent pieces in Fare Forward‘s “Ambition” Issue. Come to hear reflections on how Christians could think about ambition in today’s world, and the role faith plays in the life of vocational striving….

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One CEO’s Quest for Meaning and Authenticity A CIC Young Professionals Happy Hour Event with author, August Turak*  “This book is both quietly provocative and groundbreaking. With great simplicity, August Turak unlocks these monastic ‘secrets’ that go to the core of succeeding in an economic era in which authenticity and passion have become key. Who…

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Young Professionals Happy Hour with Fr. Thomas Joseph White The teaching of Thomas Aquinas is based in common-sense, accessible to all, and yet open to the highest truths about God and creation. It is also a teaching uniquely able to resolve modern conundrums regarding faith and reason, science and religion, morality and the public square….