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Summer Seminar Weekend: “Faith is the Key,” with the Most Rev. Robert Barron (SOLD OUT)

Friday, June 29, 2018 to Sunday, July 1, 2018

Note: This event has sold out, but room is still available for the June 23 one-day seminar with Dr. Peter Kreeft.


 The Most Rev. Robert Barron The Most Rev. Robert Barron Auxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles Thomas Aquinas College’s Summer Seminar programs are designed to give friends from across the country a taste of the unique program of Catholic liberal education we offer to our students. With the guidance of faculty members, participants discuss selections from the great books on a given theme. They work together to unfold the authors’ meaning and discern what truth is present in their works.

Our chaplain offers Mass in the beautiful Chapel of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity and is available for confession and spiritual direction.

Our executive chef prepares delicious meals, and our student staff provides a variety of services all around the campus. Please join us for genuine intellectual stimulation in the company of like-minded friends. 

The theme for the Summer Seminar Weekend is “Faith is the Key,”  for which participants will closely examine the following readings:

  • The Letter of St. Paul to the Galatians
  • The Letter of St. Paul to the Hebrews
  • Selections from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Commentary on St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews 

The day includes:

  • Friday night Reception, Dinner & Seminar
  • Saturday morning Breakfast & Seminar
  • Mass
  • Luncheon
  • Interactive Lecture with Bishop Barron
  • Evening Reception and Dinner
  • Sunday Mass and Brunch 

Cost: $1,000 single / $1,600 per couple
For President’s Council members: $750 single, $1,250 couple
Preference wil be given to President’s Council members.

For more information or to inquire about this year’s Great Books Summer Seminar Events, please e-mail Patti Harmonson, Special Events Coordinator, or call 805-421-5929.