Thank you to our conference sponsors!

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We need you

Dear Friend, The Portsmouth Institute is needed now more than ever. As we discovered at our summer conference on Being Human: Christian Perspectives on the Human Person, the Portsmouth Institute is one of the few voices articulating an authentic Catholic perspective on first principles, those truths which we take to

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Portsmouth Institute’s 2015 Summer Conference Prepares Catholics for Pope’s Visit to America

Image: His Eminence Cardinal Seán Patrick O’Malley addresses the audience gathered for the Portsmouth Institute’s 2015 Summer Conference. O’Malley is one of Pope Francis’s closest advisers. More than two years into his papacy, Pope Francis continues to draw headlines for his provocative statements and populist appeal. This past June, guests

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Register Now: Portsmouth Institute Summer Conference on Pope Francis

Registration is now open for the Portsmouth Institute’s 2015 Summer Conference, “Like a Shepherd He Will Tend His Flock: Understanding the Francis Papacy”! June 19-21, 2015 Portsmouth Abbey Rhode Island Register Here “This I ask you: Be shepherds, with the ‘odor of the sheep,’ make it real, as shepherds among your

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Meet Christopher Fisher, Our New Executive Director

Ideas have consequences. Today, secular leaders define the ideas that shape our culture. Religious belief, especially Christianity, has been sidelined in academia and the public square. Consider recent legal battles in the Supreme Court that threaten Christian belief and practice, or the silencing of Christian believers at universities, primary schools

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