The Next Pope —€“ And Why He Matters to All of Us

In the fourth annual Simon Lecture, EPPC senior fellow George Weigel discusses the crucial issues facing the next Pope — and why the way he addresses them will have an impact far beyond the institutional borders of the Catholic Church.

Click here to read the text of Mr. Weigel’s remarks.


The William E. Simon Lecture was established in 2001 by the William W. Simon Foundation in honor of the late Secretary of the Treasury, an ardent defender of political and economic freedom.