3/21/2012 4:21:00 PM Topic: The Kingdom of God in modern times
Abbot Peter Eberle
ST. BENEDICT — Mount Angel Abbey hosts a lecture on "The Kingdom of God in Modern Times," at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 14 in the abbey library. The speaker, Abbot Peter Eberle, is a professor of moral theology at Mount Angel Abbey. He will begin the discussion with Pope Pius XI, whose 1925 encyclical Quas primas established the feast of Christ the King for the universal church. He will then examine more recent theological approaches, including Liberation Theology. Cost is $15 or $5 for students. The day concludes with lunch at 1:15 p.m.