Public lecture: Living the virtues in a time of austerity

Posted by mjs76 at Sep 29, 2010 03:50 PM |
The Archbishop of Westminster, the Most Reverend Vincent Nichols, will deliver the Provost Derek Hole Annual Public Lecture on Thursday 28 October.

The Most Rev. Nichols is President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference and Head of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales. He was educated at Manchester University and Loyola University in Chicago and was ordained in 1969. He has been Archbishop of Westminster since May 2009.

He was awarded an honorary Doctorate of Letters by the University of Leicester in 2008. The title of his lecture is ‘Living the virtues in a time of austerity.’

This is a public lecture, open to all. It takes place in the New Lecture Theatre at 5.30pm on Thursday 28 October 2010. For further information or to reserve a place, please contact Barbara O’Neill on 0116 252 5386 or bjd5@le.ac.uk.

Important: change of venue

Please note that this lecture will now be held in the New Lecture Theatre, not the Ken Edwards Building, Lecture Theatre 1 as previously announced. The New Lecture Theatre is accessible through the Fielding Johnson South Wing, which is behind the Fielding Johnson Building - please see our Maps and Directions pages.