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Encounter. Spiritual Reading: St. Thomas More. A Man for All Seasons

Spirituality of a layman, Christian husband and father, political figure of the state, advisor to the king, St. Thomas More, based on his own writings. Three weeks study on lay leadership in the midst of political and religious controversies. 

Book: http://www.amazon.com/Thomas-More-Source-Book/dp/0813213762/ref=la_B000APPRS0_1_11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1418407346&sr=1-11

We will also use Kreeft's "Practical Theology" and study St. Thomas Aquinas' Summa's chapters on conscience. 

Suggested donation: $15

January 27 Assignment 

1. Read “Whether poverty is required for religious perfection?” from Summa (three printed pages) and fill in the chart. 

2. From AThomas More Source Book read Introduction and p. 3-65 (link online for theese pages, if your book didn’t come in yet is here)

Optional:

4. It would be verey beneficial if you would watch or rewatch “A man of All Seasons” during the next week or so.

Earlier Event: January 26
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