Catholic and Dominican Institute

Laudato Si: Theology, Natural Law, and the Environment

November 12, 2015 7:00 PM8:00 PM
DC 218

On Thursday, November 12, Fr. Thomas Petri, OP will present "Laudato Si: Theology, Natural Law, and the Environment" at 7 pm in the Dominican Center. This event is free and open to the public.

Faculty are also invited to a special luncheon with Fr. Petri earlier in the day. Please email cdi@msmc.edu for more information.

Father Thomas Petri, OP

Fr. Petri entered the Order of Preachers in 2004 and was ordained a priest in 2009. He has a Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception and a Doctorate in Sacred Theology from The Catholic University of America. Prior to his appointment as Vice President and Academic Dean of the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception in 2013, Fr. Petri was an Assistant Professor of Theology at Providence College in Rhode Island. He is a member of the Academy of Catholic Theology and the Society of Christian Ethics. He has published articles in Nova et Vetera and The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly. His book, Aquinas and the Theology of the Body: The Thomistic Foundations of John Paul II’s Anthropology, will be published by CUA Press next spring.

FYEThis is an FYE event, sponsored by CDI and the Division of Natural Sciences.

Fr. Petri OP