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Please join Kris Alan Mauren, co-founder and president of the Acton Institute, on
Tuesday, April 25
at the 
University Club of Chicago
for lunch and a special keynote address by
Rev. Robert A. Sirco on his new book, The Economics of the Parables.

In this address, Fr. Sirico will pull back the veil of modernity to reveal the timeless economic wisdom of the parables of Jesus. 

Register now to save your spot at this popular event or become an official sponsor of our Chicago Luncheon.

Sponsoring a table is a great way to secure your own seat at the lunch and introduce your friends and colleagues to Acton’s mission as well.

Table sponsorship benefits include:

  • reserved VIP seating for ten (10)
  • recognition in our printed program, at the event, and on Acton’s website

To reserve your table, register online or email [email protected] or call 616-369-5716. 

Rev. Robert A. Sirico
Rev. Robert A. Sirico
Acton Institute

President Emeritus

Rev. Robert A. Sirico is the co-founder and president emeritus of the Acton Institute and the pastor emeritus of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish and Academy in Grand Rapids, Mich.

A regular writer and commentator on religious, political, economic, and social issues, Rev. Sirico's contributions have been carried by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Washington Times, CNN, ABC, CBS, NPR, and the BBC, among others. In his newest book The Economics of the Parables, he discusses the spiritual lessons contained in the parables of Jesus, about human action in the economic sphere. He holds dual American and Italian citizenship.

Event Details

Start Date

End Date


University Club of Chicago, Cathedral Room
76 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603
United States


11:30 a.m. Registration Opens
12:00 p.m. Luncheon and Program Begins
1:30 p.m. Conclusion of Event

  • $1000 Event Sponsorship (Table of 10 reserved VIP seats)
  • $75 Individual Ticket
  • $50 Student Ticket

Valet Parking:
$38 per Vehicle – for Duration of Event
$55 Overnight Guests with In and Out Privileges
Prices Subject to Change without Notice

Millennium Garages Self-Parking

East Monroe Garage
Entrance is on Columbus Street, Just East of Michigan Avenue and Just South of East Randolph Street.

Grant Park North Garage
Entrance is on North Michigan Avenue between Monroe Street (from the South, heading North) and
Washington Street (from the North, heading South).

Grant Park South Garage
Entrance is on North Michigan Avenue between Congress Parkway (from the South, heading North),
and Adams Street (from the North, heading South).