Honors Faith and Reason
This course will focus heavily on Papal writings, particularly from Popes Benedict XVI and John Paul II. There will also be an extensive investigation of the natural law, with special emphasis on the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas. Summer reading is required, with a 3-page paper due during the first week of the course.
9780819871107, Benedict, Saved in Hope, Pauline, 2007
9780819854582, John Paul II, On the Christian Meaning of Human Suffering, Pauline: Anniversary ed., 2014
9780819826695, John Paul II, Encyclical Letter: Fides et Ratio, Pauline, 1998
9780898707502, Rice, 50 Questions on Natural Law, Ignatius, 1999
9780898707281, Paul VI, Humanae Vitae, Ignatius, 2002