Red Mass


Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart (View on map )

Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, the Notre Dame Law School, the Department of Political Science, the Interdisciplinary Program in Constitutional Studies, and 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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