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A Monk’s Radical Proposal for College Today: ‘We’re Convinced There is Objective Truth to Be Learned’

Abbot Placid Solari, 70, chancellor of Belmont Abbey Catholic College in Belmont, North Carolina.

Inside the 100-year-old-plus Benedictine monastery, located in the town of Belmont, a suburb of Charlotte, Abbot Solari answered questions in a quiet voice, reflecting on his 23 years as abbot at North Carolina’s only Catholic college.