In conjunction with Australian Catholic University, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli is delighted to be hosting American speaker and author, Mary Eberstadt, for a public conversation on the topic ‘The Future of Humanity Passes by Way of the Family.’


Mary Eberstadt holds the Panula Chair in Christian Culture at the Catholic Information Center in Washington DC and is Senior Research Fellow at the Faith & Reason Institute. She is a well-respected speaker, author and commentator on contemporary culture, communicating with profound clarity, wisdom and conviction on a vast array of topics including: the centrality of the family, religious freedom and secularisation.

Well-known Princeton Professor of Jurisprudence, Robert George, has described Mary as ‘one of America’s most insightful—as well as compassionate analysts.’

Tickets are free; however, bookings are essential with a light lunch provided on the day.

For all enquiries, email

Tuesday, October 25, 2022
12:30pm – 2:00pm


Catholic Leadership Centre, 576 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne