The speeches by Rik Torfs cover issues on human rights, marriage and canon law. He brings up various arguments regarding individual and group power, and the profound lightness of the future.
Rik Torfs received a degree in law at the Catholic University of Leuven and the University of Strasbourg. He worked as a professor at the Faculty of Canon Law in Leuven, and he was the Faculty Presiden from 1994 to 2003. Torfs is best known for being a Flemish Christian Democrat politician, religious scholar, his media personality and is an expert in chuch-state relations. He has written numerous books, and in 2009 he created a think tank to bring people together from different backgrounds.
The speeches by Rik Torfs discuss what needs to change in society today to preserve the world. He believes in democratizing brilliancy, and debates issues that lie in the church institution.