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7:00 PM | Was Luther Right? Indulgences, Purgatory, Saints, and All That

  • St. Charles Borromeo Church 3304 Washington Boulevard Arlington, VA, 22201 United States (map)

DC Young Adults

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
3304 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

7:00 PM

A lecture by Prof. Michael Root (Catholic University of America)

This event is free and open to the public and is co-sponsored by the Thomistic Institute and the Diocese of Arlington.

About the Speaker:
Michael Root is Ordinary Professor of Systematic Theology at The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC. Root is a native of Norfolk, Virginia and studied at Dartmouth College (B.A.) and Yale University (Ph.D. in theology). He was received into the Catholic Church in August, 2010. His particular theological interests are ecumenical relations, eschatology/last things, and grace and justification.

Root has been a member of the US and international LutheranCatholic dialogues, the US LutheranUnited Methodist dialogue, the AnglicanLutheran International Working Group, and the AnglicanLutheran International Commission. He served on the drafting teams that produced the LutheranRoman Catholic Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification.