Yesterday at First Things, William Dempsey laid out a case for the decline of the nation’s preeminent Catholic university: Notre Dame. Dempsey is an alumnus of the university and chairman of Sycamore Trust, a group of Notre Dame alumni...Show More Summary
"What doctors told us is sometimes for abortion... there was a sense of, 'You're on your own,'" said Dr. Debra B. Stulberg, assistant professor of family medicine at the University of Chicago. The post Study: Catholic Hospitals ‘Dump’ Abortion Patients, Often Refuse Referrals appeared first on Rewire.
Former Loyola Marymount and major league player Billy Bean was once married to a woman before coming out.
In another of their series of philosophical works, Tenet has Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel speak of the value of education on Brunswick St opposite the Australian Catholic University campus. An observer has edited the quote to current gender neutral language. … This post was first published on Fitzroyalty. © Brian Ward.
Gigi Kurz will get her job back at Loyola Marymount University after he was suspended and accused of a hate crime for defending Catholic teaching on gender.
'If the university follows it, the university will be Catholic,' he said. 'If it doesn’t, it won’t.'
The incident took place near Catholic University last week. [ more › ]
You've heard about physician shortages and physician burnout. But, Catholic priests? According to a researcher at Florida Atlantic University, Catholic priests in the United States are in a similar predicament with even fewer options or opportunities to retire from their diocese. And, unlike medicine, priesthood is not a lucrative profession. read more
Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states: Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship […]
“The Archivists’ Nook” on the website of The Catholic University of America’s libraries has a great lesson for us all about “Catholic contributions to the national cause.” Most of us may know well that Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Maryland, was the only Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence — and he was a cousin […]
Akyra Murray, 18, had just graduated from West Catholic Preparatory High School in Philadelphia. She was set to play college basketball at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pa. On June 12, she had traveled with her family to Orlando, Fla., and gone out to Pulse nightclub to celebrate the closing of one chapter in her life […]
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Catholic University of America professor Paul Sullins said Friday that there is no expectation of sexual faithfulness in many gay marriages, noting that studies have shown only a small minority of gay marriages are truly monogamous.
'The Obama administration is once again making a mockery of the law,' said Casey Mattox of the Alliance Defending Freedom.
California’s requirement that health insurers cover elective abortions was upheld Tuesday by the Obama administration, which rejected a conscience-based challenge from several Catholic schools and universities seeking to be exempted because of their religious beliefs. The civil rights office at...
Among the commentary in the wake of the Orlando shooting was a Facebook video by Jesuit priest Fr. James Martin. In it, he criticized some Catholic bishops for not universally naming the “LGBT community” in pastoral messages of solicitude in response to the grave violence. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - At first glance, the most innovative universities in Europe don't appear to have much in common. Some are Catholic schools, some are secular, others are state-run and some are private. One is 920 years old. Another has been an independent institution for less than a decade. They’re scattered across the continent, some in large cities, others in rural areas.
In a stunning analysis of the religious demographics in England and Wales (but not Scotland and Northern Ireland), Professor Stephen Bullivant of St Mary's Catholic University in Twickenham found that the percentage of non-religiousShow More Summary
Slavery is a word that makes most people cringe, and it’s causing some real problems right now for Georgetown University, because the Catholic institution of higher learning is being asked to explain the details of a slave sale in 1838 to make money to benefit Georgetown University (and its enrollment of all white students at... Show More Summary
Pro-life protesters believe the Catholic university has 'turn[ed] their backs on' the unborn.