February 2011—Rev. Robert Spitzer, S. J., former president of Gonzaga University will present the 2011 Ciszek Lecture. Fr. Spitzer, now president of the Magis Center of Reason and Faith and the Spitzer Center for Ethical Leadership, will present
“What is Contemporary Physics
Saying about Creation and God?”
Monday, Feb. 28, 7:30 to 9 p.m.
His presentation, Monday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium, will be based on his recent book, New Proofs for the Existence of God: Contributions of Contemporary Physics and Philosophy (William B. Eerdmans Pub., 2010).
Ciszek Lecture speakers are selected from the many authors represented in Raynor Memorial Libraries' Ciszek Catholic Spirituality Collection, a collection of books and DVDs on Catholic devotional literature, meditations, catechisms, apologetics, conversion stories and works on lay and religious vocation.
The lecture, free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus at Marquette, Raynor Memorial Libraries, and the Department of Theology. A reception with refreshments will follow Fr. Spitzer's lecture.
Questions about the lecture may be addressed to librarian Pat Doyle by phone (414-288-8742) or e-mail.