Michael Pakaluk, Ph.D.: "'Even By Scripture Alone': What the Church Teaches About Mary"

Guest Speaker Michael Pakaluk
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Arrupe Hall Auditorium

Rockhurst University and the Kansas City Region of the Order of Malta present Michael Pakaluk, Ph.D., professor of ethics and social philosophy at the Catholic University of America, for the order's annual Defense of the Faith Lecture.

In his presentation, titled "'Even By Scripture Alone': What the Church Teaches About Mary," Pakaluk will discuss the importance of Mary in the Christian faith from its very beginning, and Marian doctrines of the Assumption, the Immaculate Conception, and Theotokos. He has authored a book scheduled to be published this year on the topic.

His other recent works, The Appalling Strangeness of the Mercy of God and The Memoirs of Peter: A new translation of the Gospel according to Mark, will be available for purchase at the event. 

The lecture is free and open to the public.