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last updated: March 27th, 2017
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  • Saturday, October 21, 2017 :

    Therese: the Story of a Soul – a moving, live production performed by actress Audrey Ahern and directed by Patti Defilippis of Saint Luke Productions, will be presented at St. Ann School Social Hall located at 2013 Gilpin Ave, Wilmington, DE 19806 on Saturday October 21 at 7pm. The event is sponsored by the St. Thomas More Society and the Association of Catholic Scholars of Delaware. In this inspiring one-woman performance, Therese speaks directly to the audience, with humor, grace and humility. The program is filled with all the elements of professional theater, runs 75 minutes and is for all ages. Thérèse incorporates theatrical lighting, set, and an original musical score composed by a Carmelite nun. It is currently on a nationwide tour receiving very positive response. Admission is a free-will offering. For more information visit St. Thomas More Society.
    • October 17, 2013:
      Stephen M. Barr (Professor, Department of Physics,
      University of Delaware)
      Title: The "God Particle" and Self-Creating Universes

    • April 22, 2014:
      Lawrence M. Principe (Drew Professor of the Humanities, Department of History of Science and Technology and Department of Chemistry,
      Johns Hopkins University)
      Title: The Stubborn Myth of the "Warfare" Between Science and Religion

    • November 18, 2014:
      George S. Weigel (William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studes and Distinguished Senior Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center,
      Washington, DC)
      Title: The Mind of Pope Francis

    • March 24, 2015:
      Robert Louis Wilken (William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of the History of Christianity (Emeritus) at the University of Virginia )
      Title: The Christian Roots of Religious Freedom

    • February 16, 2016:
      Anthony Esolen (Professor of Renaissance English Literature and the Development of Western Civilization, Providence College )
      Title: Dante and the Glorious Liberty of the Children of God

    • September 26, 2016:
      Fr. Augustine Thompson, O.P. (Professor of History, Dominican College of Philosophy and Theology)
      Title: Saint Francis of Assisi: the 100-year search for the man behind the legends

    • April 20, 2017:
      Mark C. Murphy, (McDevitt Professor of Religious Philosophy, Georgetown University)
      Title: God Incarnate Under the Moral Law