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Video available from Two Men Named Francis lecture

November 16, 2017 Tags: Faith

Endowment Lecture Series:

Two Men Named Francis: The Saint and the Pope

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 Dr. William Cook, Professor Emeritus of Medieval History, SUNY Geneseo presented a talk on Nov. 14 as part of the lecture series through The Rev. Gabriel J. Zeis, T.O.R. Endowment in Franciscan Studies and Roman Catholic Theology.

Two Men Named Francis SpotlightDr. Cook is a medieval historian and Franciscan scholar who taught at SUNY Geneseo and Wabash University for over thirty years. A prolific writer, he co-authored The Medieval World View: An Introduction (3rd Edition) in 2011 with Wm. Herzman. A father of three grown children, Bill now spends much of his time speaking and raising funds for the Bill Cook Foundation, which he established in 2015 to assist with the education of some of the world’s poorest children, particularly in Africa.

 

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  School of Arts and Letters

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The Rev. Gabriel J. Zeis, T.O.R. Endowment in Franciscan Studies and Roman Catholic Theology

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