Program of visit

Wednesday, 24th April 2013 at 10:00

Theme: Family law and conscientious objection in the EU and USA
 Venue: Slovak Bar Association, Bratislava

A talk on the current topics and controversies concerning Family Law and the rights of conscience in the United States and a comparison with some situations within the area of the European Union.

Wednesday, 24th April 2013 at 13:00

Theme: Family law: marriage, children and same-sex marriage (comparing the EU
            and the USA)
 Venue: Comenius University, Bratislava, Rector Hall (Rektorská sieň)

A talk on the same-sex marriage controversy in the United States, its ethical and legal dimensions, and how it compares generally with the situation in Europe.

Wednesday, 24th April 2013 at 17:30(repeats on 25th April at 21:50 and 26th April at 7:40)

TV channel: Lux
    Program: Doma je doma

Wednesday, 24th April 2013 at 19:00

Theme: Freedom of conscience - a theological perspective: the moral rights and duties
            of Christians when law runs contrary to religious freedom
 Venue: Jesuit Church, Bratislava

A talk about freedom of conscience and the moral rights and duties of Christians when the law runs contrary to constitutional religious freedom. How is the democratic state abusing Freedom of Religion today? In what ways? How can Christians properly know their rights? What can they do to oppose the state when those rights are abused?

Thursday, 25th April 2013 at 10:30

Theme: Legal protection of freedom of conscience: when constitutionally enshrined
            freedom of religion is restricted by the liberal democratic state
 Venue: University of Trnava, Trnava, Collegium Novum (No. 216)

What is freedom of conscience? How is it a part of Freedom of Religion? What specific, contemporary issues does it cover and what protections exist in modern democratic states against the legal abuse of conscience rights?

Thursday, 25th April 2013 at 15:30(with repeat on Saturday, 27 April at 17:00)

TV channel: TA3
    Program: Téma dňa

Thursday, 25th April 2013 at 19:00

Theme: Sex: freedom or slavery? (Is free access to sex genuine happiness:
            the role of the state in sexual freedom)
 Venue: University Pastoral Center (UPC), Mlynská dolina, Bratislava, Big hall

How does the modern state manipulate societal attitudes toward sex and how has it created a supposed right to sexual expression? How does contraception fit into this supposed right? Why is the state doing this and what can Christians do to counter it? More information on this page.