Holzer, one of the world’s foremost Lincoln scholars, will share his knowledge
of Lincoln’s grasp on faith and God on Sunday, October 27, at 2:30 p.m. as part
of the fall Maryknoll Speakers Series. His presentation, “This Nation Under
God: Lincoln, Union, Faith and War,” will be held at the Maryknoll Mission
Center at 55 Ryder Road in Ossining.
by the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, the series is free and open to the
public. Reservations are requested and can be made by calling 914-941-7636
extension 2445, or by email (MaryknollSpeakersSeries@maryknoll.org).
Holzer is chairman of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation and he is the
author, co-author, or editor of 46 books about Lincoln and the Civil War era.
His most recent work is the official young-adult companion book for the movie Lincoln
for which he served as script consultant.
the same day that Maryknoll welcomes Mr. Holzer, the Maryknoll Museum of Living
Mission will be open to the public from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and the Maryknoll
Gift Shop will be open from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.