Scala Foundation

An Academic Initiative

Judging the Truth: Moral Intolerance or the Dictatorship of Relativism?

“Thou shalt not judge.”  For our contemporary culture, and especially for the typical university culture, this is the first and greatest commandment –it may be the only one. The great sin of our age, the capital vice of postmodernity, is to be judgmental.  The aim of...
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“Augustine: From Friendship to a New Republic”

Prof. Peter Brown Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History, Emeritus Although he is most known for his spiritual conversation narrative and his views on the city of God and the city of man, Augustine was deeply committed to spiritual friendships and community...
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Judging the Truth: Moral Intolerance or the Dictatorship of Relativism?

Fr. Dominic Legge, OP Dominican House of Studies Thursday, October 29th, 2017
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Aquinas and Thomism on Faith and Reason

Fr. Thomas Joseph White Director of the Thomistic Institute, Dominican House of Studies Sunday, February 12th, 2017, 6:30-8:30 Click here for more.
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A Hidden Wholeness: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thomas Merton on Civil Rights

Professor Albert Raboteau Princeton University Sunday, February 26th, 2017, 6:30-8:30 Click here for...
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A Genealogy of Violence: René Girard in Dialogue

James Bernard Murphy Professor of Government, Dartmouth College Sunday, March 26th, 2017, 6:30-8:30 Click here for more.
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Is Western Culture Facing a New Totalitarianism?

Carlo Lancellotti Professor of Mathematics, City University of New York Monday, March 13, 2017, 5:30-7:30 Click here for more.
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10-Day Trip to Oxford University and Ampleforth Abbey

Summer Seminar 2017 Oxford University and Ampleforth Abbey.  Rediscovering Integral Humanism July 2-July 13, 2017 Click here for...
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