For Immediate Release: February 27, 2018n

Media Advisoryn

Best-selling author and prominent papal biographer, George Weigel, will be at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:30PM to discuss LESSONS IN HOPE, his most recent and personal book about the late Pope Saint John Paul II

Weigel will share the story of his decades-spanning friendship with the towering pontiff, offering a firsthand account of the world-changing events that marked John Paul II's papacy, as well as the lessons learned along the way. The presentation will be followed by a book signing

Members of the press interested in covering this event are asked to kindly contact Mercedes Anderson at

"At the Sheen Center, we proclaim that life is worth living, especially when we seek to deepen, explore, challenge ourselves, Catholic and non-Catholic alike, intellectually, artistically, and spiritually." – William Spencer Reilly, Executive Director of The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture