DR. NICHOLE M. FLORES is assistant professor of religious studies at the University of Virginia. She speaks, writes and teaches about the significance of Catholic ethics in plural social, political, and ecclesial contexts. Her first book, The Aesthetics of Solidarity: Our Lady of Guadalupe and American Democracy will be available from Georgetown University Press in July 2021. In 2015, Dr. Flores was honored with the Catherine Mowry LaCugna Award for best academic essay in Catholic theology from the Catholic Theological Society of America.
Dr. Flores earned an A.B. in government from Smith College, an M.Div. from Yale Divinity School, and a Ph.D. in theological ethics from Boston College.
As we approach this Holy Week, May we find comfort in the words of mercy poured out Even in the midst of trial.VIEW
God’s call for us to participate in God’s own holiness compels us to reject evil, to speak truth to power, to condemn the wicked.VIEW