Join Us Thursday, Nov. 17, for What Pope Francis Really Said

what-pope-francis-said-gregHear author Tom Hoopes and Benedictine College theologians on his new book, What Pope Francis Really Said: Words of Comfort and Challenge. The presentation will take place on Thursday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Benedictine College’s McAllister Board Room on the fourth floor of the Ferrell Academic Center.

There will be a presentation by the author, “Is the Pope Catholic? Answering Common Concerns About Francis,” followed by responses from Benedictine theologians Dr. Matt Ramage and Dr. Andrew Salzmann. Tom Hoopes is editorial director of Benedictine College’s Gregorian Institute.

The book, available at Servant Books and at a discount from Amazon.com here, will be available at a further discount at Thursday night’s event.


Benedictine College

Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas. The school is honored to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, the best private college in Kansas by The Wall Street Journal, and one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. Benedictine College is dedicated to transforming culture in America through its mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.