Rome is From Mars, America from Venus


Location: Holy Cross College

"Rome is from Mars, America from Venus:The Cultural Gap between the Vatican and Main Street USA" by Vatican journalist John Allen.

Thursday, March 21 | 7:00 pm
McKenna Arena in the Pfeil Center | Holy Cross College
free and open to the public | reception to follow

John L. Allen, Jr., President, Crux Catholic Media Inc.
John L. Allen Jr. is the President of Crux Catholic Media Inc. and the editor of Crux, specializing in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church. He has written eleven books on the Vatican and Catholic affairs, and also is a popular speaker on Catholicism both in the United States and internationally. Among Allen’s books are: The Global War on Christians: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Anti-Christian Persecution (2016), The Francis Miracle: Inside the Transformation of the Pope and the Church (2015), and two books about Pope Benedict XVI.


Presented by Holy Cross College and the Tocqueville Program at Notre Dame.