By Barbara J. Fraser QUITO, Ecuador — Fernando Serrano was one of 150 teachers placing numbered stickers on 5,000 chairs arrayed on the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador’s soccer field July 5. “It’s a blessing from God that the pope is coming to speak here,” said Serrano, 50, who teaches foreign languages in elementary school. […]
WASHINGTON -- Students at Catholic universities across the United States are hoping the pope's encyclical on the environment, which lays out a moral argument for addressing climate change, will help them persuade their schools to drop...Show More Summary
While the U.S. bishops responded to last week’s marriage ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court by upholding the teachings of the Catholic Church, USF chose to publicly celebrate the decision in direct conflict with its Catholic identity and mission.
Greg Craven, vice-chancellor of the Australian Catholic University, on fighting the Islamic State: So we seem to have at least two problems,…
To accompany the Roman Catholic Pope’s blockbuster climate encyclical (Laudato Si) this week, a team from Yale and George Mason Universities published a substantial note about the views of American Catholics on climate change. One in...Show More Summary
Pope Francis’ new encyclical calls for a renewal of virtue in our economic practices. Catholic University’s new School of Business anticipated him by two years. In 2013, Catholic University already had a 118 –year-old Business and Economics Department. When its faculty surveyed the national and international business environment, however, they saw a worrying decline […]
Louise Kirk will speak June 18 at the University of Notre Dame’s London campus.
South Bend, Indiana, is a town of about 100,000 people, the fourth largest city in Indiana, and home of the University of Notre Dame, a Catholic school which is the town's biggest employer. Its Democratic Mayor since 2012, Pete Buttigieg, is 33 years old, and has lived quite a remarkable life so far. Show More Summary
Clemens Fuchs, the Austrian artist who works in the baroque tradition, will be giving a lecture at the Catholic Center at New York University, 238 Thompson Street, New York City, on June 27th at 6pm.I met Clemens first about 10 years ago. Show More Summary
Five-star wing V.J. King, of Paul VI Catholic High School in Fairfax, Virginia, has committed to the University of Louisville. Evan Daniels of Scout.com reported King’s decision, and King also made an announcement on his Instagram page. V.J. Show More Summary
Drawing on its Jesuit Catholic heritage, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine has long understood the importance of reflection in medical education as a key element in physician formation. With physician burnout on the...Show More Summary
From a professor at my alma mater, Catholic University, previewing a speech he will be given at Notre Dame: 1. One reason why state might encourage attacks on marriage is because it reminds us that there’s something natural on whichShow More Summary
St. Louis University removed his statue because the Catholic priest represented white supremacy. Don’t worry, folks, they have a heck of a replacement for you – a statue celebrating the
Rev. Warren Hall, the director of campus ministry at Seton Hall University who was fired earlier this month after posting a NO H8 photo on his Facebook, has come out publicly as gay in an interview with Outsports. "I have...
Priests for Life, the archdiocese of Washington, and Notre Dame University all lost in court last week.
Obviously, most of us in New Jersey look forward to the day when a friend, a relative, or even a well-known person coming out as gay doesn't register on anybody's outrage scale. Till it's not news. Till it's not even Catholic news. Even...Show More Summary
Rev. Warren Hall, who says he was fired by Seton Hall University for posting a pro-LGBT message on Facebook, acknowledges that he is gay. read more
The full text of Media Research Center founder and president Brent Bozell's commencement address to the Class of 2015 at his alma mater, the University of Dallas.
Rumor: Muslim students were offended by the display of crosses at Catholic University
Notre Dame has again been denied injunctive relief in its challenge to Obamacare's contraceptive mandate. The Catholic university had claimed that being connected in even the most minor way to the provision of birth control to its faculty and students violated its religious beliefs. Last March, the Seventh Circuit......