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The coronavirus pandemic is not only a global health calamity, but an unprecedented economic, governmental, political, and moral crisis as the spread of COVID-19 raises fundamental questions about who we are and what we believe. These dialogues address how we should act to protect human life and dignity and promote the common good in a time of fear, danger, and loss.


Woman during Benin's first digitized mosquito net distribution since the COVID-19 outbreak began on April 20, 2020.

Global Dimensions of the Coronavirus Crisis

This online Public Dialogue examined the global dimensions of the coronavirus crisis that are so often neglected in our focus on the pandemic’s impact on the United States. How is COVID-19—with its deadly health consequences and awful economic costs—affecting the rest of the world? What are U.S…


Global Dimensions of the Coronavirus Crisis (Video)

May 12, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes

The Papacy Confronts Coronavirus (Video)

May 5, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes

Moving Beyond a Life on Hold (Video)

April 27, 2020

Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes