Dr. Jean Porter, John A. O’Brien professor of theology at Notre Dame, will present “The Perfection of Desire: Habit, Reason and Virtue in Aquinas’s Summa theologiae,” at the 49th annual Pére Marquette Lecture on Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. in the Raynor Memorial Library Beaumier Suites.
The event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Department of Theology. For more information call (414) 288-7170.
The Pére Marquette lecture was established in 1969 under the auspices of the Marquette University Department of Theology. The series was endowed by the children of Joseph A. Auchter (1894-1986), a Milwaukee banker, in honor of their father.