Sixth Annual Conference on the Social Doctrine of the Church


“The Family and the State in Education”

Opening Dinner on June 20
through Closing Brunch on June 22, 2014

  • First Session: Aristotle, Politics, Book I, chapter 2; Book VII, chapter 17; Book VIII, chapters 1-3; St. Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologica Ia, Q. 98, art. 1, “On Generation in the State of Innocence”; II-II, Q. 154, art. 2, “On Fornication”
  • Second Session: Jacques de Monleon, “Short Notes on the Family and the City”
  • Third Session: Pius XI, Divini Illius Magistri, [On the Christian Education of Youth]

Registration fee — $75 (meals included)
Accommodations — $15/night per person
Complete schedule (PDF)
Readings (PDF)

Sponsored by The Aquinas Review
and led by members of the Thomas Aquinas College faculty,
the seminars will concentrate on the most fundamental topics
that underlie the Church’s teachings on social justice.

 To register for the conference, please e-mail Mary Becher or call 805-421-5913.