Walter Cardinal Kasper will receive a prestigious award from the Catholic University of America's theology school on 6 November, delivering a lecture there on the "theological background of the ecclesiological and ecumenical vision of Pope Francis."
About the award:
For Excellence in Scholarship and Leadership in Religious Studies
Established in 1985 as the only academic award given by The Catholic University of America’s School of Theology and Religious Studies, the Quasten Medal is named after the Rev. Johannes Quasten, a professor of religious studies who taught at CUA for more than 30 years until his retirement in 1979.
According to the official flier, "All are Invited to Attend..."