“The Crisis Facing the Roman Catholic Church” will be examined at 10 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 14) during the pre-football Saturday Scholar Series lecture in the auditorium of the Hesburgh Center for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame. The event is free and open to the public.p. The presentation will feature a panel discussion with Rev. Richard P. McBrien, John Cavadini and Carol Mooney. McBrien is Crowley-O’Brien Professor of Theology and a nationally known commentator on the relationship between religion and politics, and on the theological, doctrinal and spiritual dimensions of the Catholic tradition.p.