VIDEO: George Weigel’s JP2 Lecture, “Reconsidering Vatican Ostpolitik: The Statecraft of a Saint”

May 19, 2022 | The Angelicum

On May 18, 2022, Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel delivered a lecture to the St. John Paul II Institute of Culture exploring the theory behind the Vatican Ostpolitik of the 1960s and 1970s, the Ostpolitik’s effects on the Church in east central Europe and in the Vatican, and the distinctive statecraft of Pope John Paul II.

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