The Tocqueville Program fosters the study of the role of religion in America’s constitutional republic.

Through public lectures, debates, conferences, and fellowships, the Tocqueville Program seeks to nurture informed conversation, learning and scholarship about the fundamental principles of a decent and just political regime with a particular focus on religious liberty.

Recent Lecture

Daniel Mark, Chairman of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom, spoke "The End of Religious Freedom? Challenges from the Right, the Left, and Around the Globe"


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Upcoming Lecture


"Has Liberalism Failed?"
by Prof. Patrick Deneen
Thursday, April 12th at 3:30pm
at the University of Notre Dame


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Our Fellows

Fellows receive special invitations to meet, network, and dine with guests and scholars visiting Notre Dame.

Meet Our Fellows