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Dear Companions of Rockhurst University, The recent demonstrations of hatred, rejection, violence, racism and murder in our nation have me recalling Martin Luther King Jr.’s letter from a Birmingham jail. He wrote, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.... (W)hat affects one...


Visiting Scholar Lecture Cardinal Peter Turkson
January 17, 2019 - 7:30pm
Arrupe Hall Auditorium
Topic: The Plight of Refugees in Today's World His Eminence Cardinal Peter Turkson of Ghana will explore the “The Plight of Refugees in Today’s World” in his talk for Rockhurst University’s Visiting Scholar Lecture Series. Cardinal Turkson will address the role of the Roman Catholic Church to help...