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Friendship in a Fractured Age: The 8th Annual Eighth Day Symposium

Friendship has long been a significant focus of philosophical reflection. It was a very popular topic among both the ancient Greeks and Romans and then also among early Christians. Aristotle and Cicero laid the groundwork for further development by early Christian leaders such as St. Gregory the Theologian and St. Augustine of Hippo. Friendship continued to be a focus of reflection throughout the Middle Ages, most notably in the work of St. Aelred of Rievaulx and St. Thomas Aquinas.
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Eighth Day Symposium 2018

Anno Domini 2018, January 25
Thursday at 07:00 PM through January 28, 2018

Inaugural Eighth Day Colloquium

Anno Domini 2018, February 23
Friday at 09:00 AM through February 25, 2018