Lecture: Did the Founders Intend to Separate Church and State?

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Vincent Phillip Muñoz will present Carroll's annual lecture on Faith and Reason entitled: Did the Founders Intend to Separate Church and State? on Tuesday, March 13, at 7:00pm, in the Lower Cube of the Campus Center.

Vincent Phillip Muñoz is the Tocqueville Associate Professor of Political Science and Associate Professor of Law at The University of Notre Dame. He also serves as Director of Notre Dame’s Tocqueville Program for Inquiry into Religion and Public Life and the Potenziani Program in Constitutional Studies. He is an expert on the question of religious liberty and the American Constitution, as well as the religious opinions of the American founders, about which he has written extensively.

This lecture is Carroll's annual lecture on Faith and Reason and is co-sponsored by the Hunthausen Center for Peace and Justice.

Free and open to the public.

This lecture is part of a spring lecture series featuring internationally prominent academics, each of whom will address the theme of "Religious Toleration and the American Experiment." This program, sponsored by the Apgar Foundation, will feature three lectures on theoretical founding of religious toleration, the U.S. Constitution, and religious practice in the early United States. Part of a yearlong program by the same title, this lecture series will hold events on February 19, March 13, and April 11 of 2018.

Sponsored by Carroll College's Constitutional Studies Center.

Carroll Campus
Campus Center
Lower Campus Center
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