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Pope Francis delivers Urbi et Orbi Message in St. Peter's Square on March 27, 2020.


The 2020-2021 academic year brought a global pandemic, a racial reckoning, and growing division in polarization in public life and divisions in the Catholic Church. However, this difficult year has demonstrated that there is a genuine hunger and need for the moral vocabulary of Catholic social thought, encouragement for young leaders, and the Initiative’s unique example of principled and civil dialogue in our wounded Church and divided nation.

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November 15, 2021

Annual Report 2020-2021

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