Propositions Institute in the Public Square

Will Liberals Help to Save Marriage?

Marriage: A New Conversation

April 3, 2013

A conversation with Peter F. Steinfels and Amy Ziettlow. Peter F. Steinfels is a professor at Fordham University, a prominent writer and journalist specializing in religious affairs, and a co-director (with Margaret O'Brien Steinfels) of the Fordham University Center on Religion and Culture. His books include A People Adrift: The Crisis of the Roman Catholic Church in America and American Catholics and Civic Engagement. Amy Ziettlow is a scholar at the Institute for American Values and the host of "FamilyScholars Conversations" at the blog She is an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America and a leader of the American hospice care movement. Hosted by David Blankenhorn, president of the Institute for American Values.

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