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Statement Regarding Archbishop John Nienstedt and Napa Institute
Arthur Brooks, Carly Fiorina, Steve Green, George Gilder, and Liz Koch to Headline 2018 Principled Entrepreneurship Conference, October 3-5 2018 at  The Catholic University of America
True Friendship: How Christian Companionship Helps Us Become Holier
  • Statement Regarding Archbishop John Nienstedt and Napa Institute

    In 2016, Archbishop Nienstedt was engaged as an independent contractor to edit Napa Institute proceedings in preparation for their publication.

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  • Arthur Brooks, Carly Fiorina, Steve Green, George Gilder, and Liz Koch to Headline 2018 Principled Entrepreneurship Conference, October 3-5 2018 at The Catholic University of America

    Conference Unites Academic, Business, Faith Leaders to Seek a Just Society Through Promotion of Human Work

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  • True Friendship: How Christian Companionship Helps Us Become Holier

    Christ is the third person who binds together a Christian friendship, and beautiful fruits blossom from these special types of relationships.

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Evangelization Through Beauty

August 29 - September 2, 2018

Join us as we explore the churches and rich Catholic heritage of Chicago, spend a day touring the University of Notre Dame and attend the Notre Dame vs. Michigan game.

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2018 Principled Entrepreneurship™ Conference

October 3-5, 2018

Join the Napa Institute and The Busch School of Business and Economics for the Principled Entrepreneurship™ Conference focusing on the dignity of work as understood in light of Catholic social doctrine.

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IN VINO VERITAS

Our Great Commission: The Call of the Laity to Holiness & Reform in Times of Scandal

By Timothy R. Busch, Founder of the Napa Institute

I, like many of you, have been disheartened by the unfolding scandal regarding now Archbishop Theodore McCarrick - a scandal we thought had been sufficiently handled in 2002 with the implementation of the Dallas Charter, which adopted a zero tolerance policy for sexual indiscretions with minors by p

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Work as the Creator of Wealth and Well-Being

By Steve Grossman

I derive my inspiration from the words of the Prophet Isaiah 58:10 in which he says, “If you offer your compassion to the hungry and relieve the oppressed, then shall your light shine in darkness and your gloom shall be like noonday… You will be known as the rebuilder of ancient walls, the resto

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Vocation of Business: Putting a Stamp on Creation

By Luke Burgis

The Greek word for “character”, charaktíra, referred to the stamp or impress used on a coin or seal. Nature is the seal. What kind of stamp will you imprint on it? Vincent Van Gogh said that “Art is man added to nature … nature, reality, truth, but with a significance, a conceptio

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