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Christian Anthropology and Bioethics (2016 CMA Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp Talk 1)
by / on July 7, 2018 at 10:55 pm / in Video

Christian Anthropology and Bioethics (2016 CMA Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp Talk 1)

  This talk was given at the 4th Annual Catholic Medical Association Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp held at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood PA on June 22, 2016. I cover the following three topics, with most of the time spent on the third: 1. The Role of the Magisterium for Catholic Medical Professionals; 2. Object/Intention/Circumstances and the […]

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Foundational Bio-ethical Principles and Applications (2016 CMA Medical and Resident Student Boot Camp talk 2)
by / on July 7, 2018 at 10:39 pm / in Video

Foundational Bio-ethical Principles and Applications (2016 CMA Medical and Resident Student Boot Camp talk 2)

  This talk was given at the 4th Annual Catholic Medical Association Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp held at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood PA on June 23, 2016. In this talk I explain the Principle of Double effect and touch on some of the other fundamental principles in a Catholic approach to health care. I also take […]

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Metaphysics of the Person and Medical Ethics (2018 CMA boot camp talk 1)
by / on July 7, 2018 at 1:17 am / in Video

Metaphysics of the Person and Medical Ethics (2018 CMA boot camp talk 1)

This talk was given at the 6th Annual Catholic Medical Association Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp at the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, Illinois on June 21, 2018. I begin with a brief discussion of the role of the Magisterium for Medical Students and Physicians, and then I read a paper of mine that appears in […]

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The Body Soul Union in Human Persons  (2018 CMA boot camp talk 2)
by / on July 7, 2018 at 1:01 am / in Video

The Body Soul Union in Human Persons (2018 CMA boot camp talk 2)

This talk was given at the 6th Annual Catholic Medical Association Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp at the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, Illinois on June 21, 2018. In this lecture I explore the mystery of the the union of body and soul in human persons.

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Ars Moriendi vs. Euthanasia: Understanding the Terms of the Debate (2018 CMA boot camp talk 3)
by / on July 6, 2018 at 3:18 pm / in Video

Ars Moriendi vs. Euthanasia: Understanding the Terms of the Debate (2018 CMA boot camp talk 3)

This talk was given at the 6th Annual Catholic Medical Association Medical Student and Resident Boot Camp at the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, Illinois on June 21, 2018. I begin with a very brief discussion of the Catholic understanding of love and the meaning of suffering and death, then define the terms needed to have a […]

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Lecture on Theology of the Body in Lisbon Portugal
by / on February 10, 2018 at 4:35 pm / in Video

Lecture on Theology of the Body in Lisbon Portugal

  This is a lecture I delivered about St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body at the Catholic University of Portugal in Lisbon in 2012.

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Ars Moriendi (The Art of Dying) vs. Euthanasia
by / on August 10, 2017 at 3:43 pm / in Video

Ars Moriendi (The Art of Dying) vs. Euthanasia

Ars Moriendi (The Art of Dying) vs. Euthansasia PeterColosi 080317 from Peter J. Colosi on Vimeo. “Ars Moriendi (The Art of Dying) vs. Euthansasia: A Catholic Understanding of Compassion, Suffering and Death and The Current Euthanasia Debate” I delivered this talk on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at St. John of Rochester Parish in Fairport NY, the parish I grew up […]

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Repentance and Happiness
by / on May 10, 2016 at 12:04 am / in Video

Repentance and Happiness

I was invited by my friend Fr. Ron Bengford to present a Lenten Mission at his parish, St. Matthew Church in Cranston RI on February 29, March 1, and March 2, 2016. This is the third talk: “The Connection between Sacrifice, Repentance and True Happiness.” I relied on some extremely helpful sources for this talk: Fr. Robert Altier, “An Examination […]

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St. Francis of Assisi: His Life, Times, Conversion and Charism
by / on April 15, 2014 at 12:37 am / in Video

St. Francis of Assisi: His Life, Times, Conversion and Charism

St. Francis of Assisi, one of the most beloved Saints of all time, is known for his deep love of Christ crucified – receiving even the physical stigmata – his love of the poor and of poverty itself, and his profound relationship with all of God’s creation in nature. He is also the founder of one of the Church’s greatest […]

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by / on April 13, 2014 at 9:40 pm / in Video

Ratzinger, Habermas and Pera on Public Reason and Religion

I presented this lecture at University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain on June 4, 2013. I presented, within the University, to the Institute for Culture and Society, Religion and Civil Society Project.  

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