Marquette treated a frontal assault of free expression as a minor peccadillo.
A law in the Philippines mandates universal access to contraception, but the Supreme Court and the Catholic Church have fought its implementation. President Rodrigo Duterte is pushing back.
Tomorrow, Chad C. Pecknold, a professor at the Catholic University of America, begins an experiment: a seminar over Twitter on St. Augustine’s City of God. ( We talk a bit about it here.) You can join the discussion at @CCPecknold Thursday night at 8 P.M. Show More Summary
Dr. Chad Pecknold is associate professor of systematic theology at Catholic University of America, and he also provides great insights on politics from his Twitter account @ccpecknold. He spoke briefly with Josh Mercer, Editor of CatholicVote’s daily newsletter, The Loop. How did your family celebrate the Epiphany? Our family celebrated Epiphany eve by going to [...]
The pro-abortion legal activist organization Law Students for Reproductive Justice (LSRJ) recently changed its name and expanded its mission, but even though the goals of the organization are in direct conflict with Catholic moral teaching, at least 13 student chapters are active on the campuses of Catholic university law schools. Last June, LSRJ officially morphed […]
EPISTEMIC CLOSURE: There’s going to be a third meeting at Catholic University on “the relationship of Catholicism to libertarianism.” As with the others, there are no libertarians (or, indeed, anyone remotely right of center) on the docket.
On Saturday, December 3, Fr. Innocent Smith, O.P. gave a pair of lectures at the Catholic Center at New York University, entitled “The Rest is Said in Praise to God: Thomas Aquinas on the Rites of the Mass,” drawing on the commentaries on the Mass that may be found in the Scriptum on the Sentences of Peter Lombard and the Summa theologiae. Show More Summary
The expected appointment of a Catholic priest as president of the University of Strasbourg in eastern France has upset secular sensibilities in a country where separation of Church and state institutions is strictly observed.
(Baylor University) Catholics are more emotionally committed to their workplaces than are Evangelicals -- and people with strong attachments to God, regardless of their faith group, are more committed to their jobs when they work for smaller companies, according to a Baylor University study.
As President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration and the threat of mass deportation grow closer, more than 70 leaders of Roman Catholic universities have pledged their support for undocumented immigrant students, vowing to assist vulnerable...Show More Summary
Fr Sebastian Carnazzo of St Elias Melkite Catholic Church, Los Gatos, California, has instituted an Outreach Divine Liturgy on the campus of University of California, Berkeley, which will be held this Saturday, Dec 3rd, at 5pm, in the...Show More Summary
Concealed inside a key building in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, researchers from The University of Nottingham have used the latest scanning technology to reveal in 3-D a hiding-hole used by 17th-Century Catholic priests escaping religious persecution.
Just eight months after being chastised by the Archdiocese of Washington for lacking an “environment of morality, ethics and human decency” on campus, Georgetown University proudly hosted a day-long symposium on Veterans Day featuring a dozen abortion advocates discussing the “injustices” of legal barriers to abortion. There are few evils in the world today as heinous […]
The university’s persistent embrace of abortion activists is nothing but scandalous and a slap in the face of the bishops and all the Catholic faithful.
Nov. 20, Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Cycle C. Readings: 1) 2 Samuel 5:1-3 Psalm 122:1-5 2) Colossians 1:12-20 Gospel: Luke 23:35-43 By Jean Denton Catholic News Service It’s not easy to get your head around the concept of the kingdom of God and […]
On Saturday, December 3, at the Catholic Center at New York University, Fr. Innocent Smith, O.P. will give a set of lectures titled: “The Rest is Said in Praise to God: Thomas Aquinas on the Rites of the Mass.” Throughout his writings,...Show More Summary
The pharisees at DePaul shut down an anti-abortion protest.
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Katie Glavinovich of Aquazot Swim Club and JSerra Catholic High School in Southern California has made a verbal commitment to Stanford University's class of 2021. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Another Cardinal Verbal: CIF-SS Record-Holder Katie Glavinovich
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Riley Kishman of Catholic Central High School and East Grand Rapids Aquatics in Grand Rapids, Michigan has verbally committed to Purdue University. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 5x Michigan D3 State Champ Riley Kishman Verbally Commits to Purdue
Bill O’Reilly was outraged Monday night that a poster saying “unborn lives matter” was denied approval by Catholic DePaul University for display on campus because it was disrespectful to Black Lives Matter. But the discussion that followed...Show More Summary