The Red Mass

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The Red Mass

  • Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend
  • Notre Dame Law School
  • Department of Political Science
  • The Interdisciplinary Program in Constitutional Studies
  • The Saint Thomas More Society of South Bend

Request the honor of your presence and that of your guests at the celebration of a Red Mass for lawyers, judges, law and political science students and civil government officials at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Monday, October 2, 2017 at 5:15 PM.

Following the celebration of this ancient rite, in which God’s blessing is asked on all those who serve the law, Dr. Stephen Smith, Hillsdale College, will present a lecture entitled St. Thomas More on “Leading Citizenship”: Developing the Leaders Needed in Stormy Times at the Eck Commons in the Eck Hall of Law, University of Notre Dame.

Buffet Reception will be provided.

CLE credit pending.


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