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Mar 18 | Dr. John Pinheiro: The History of Religious Freedom in America
March 18, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
John C. Pinheiro is professor of history and the founding director of Catholic Studies at Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, where he also co-founded the popular Rome Semester program. He holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Pinheiro co-edited volume 12 of the Presidential Series of the Papers of George Washington (2005) and is the author of articles on the early American republic in academic journals as well as the book, Manifest Ambition: James K. Polk and Civil-Military Relations during the Mexican War (Praeger, 2007). Dr. Pinheiro’s newest book, Missionaries of Republicanism: A Religious History of the Mexican-American War (Oxford, 2014), won the 2015 Fr. Paul J. Foik Award from the Texas Catholic Historical Society.