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The Office for Mission of the University of St. Thomas will host a luncheon with Fr. Bryan Hehir for clergy and professional parish ministers. Fr. Hehir’s talk is entitled The Intersection of Church and State: the American Catholic Experience.

The luncheon will be held on Thursday, February 9, from 11:30 to 1:00 in the Wolfe Alumni Hall of the Anderson Student Center on campus.

Fr. J. Bryan Hehir is the Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life at the Kennedy School of Harvard University. He is also the Secretary for Health Care and Social Services in the Archdiocese of Boston. His research and writing focus on ethics and foreign policy and the role of religion in world politics and in American society. He served on the faculty of Georgetown University (1984 to 1992) and the Harvard Divinity School (1993 to 2001). Fr. Hehir also served at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and as president of Catholic Charities USA.

There is a $10.00 fee for the lunch. Reservations are required by February 3rd and may be made by contacting Michele Goodson at