Earlier today, I posted a story over at my recently launched Pax Culturati blog at Patheos Catholic about the new CNN series “Finding Jesus,” which looks at the story of Christ through the lens of six artifacts. Click here for that. The episodes are: “The Shroud of Turin” (March 1); “The Bones of John the Baptist” [...]
Having a top pitcher is a must requirement in the tough Southern Section Division 1, and Sherman Oaks Notre Dame's Chris Collins looked the part on Saturday, striking out the side in the first inning and throwing two scoreless innings in the Knights' 6-1 season-opening win over Buena....
Quarterback questions at Notre Dame and Army are just one of the storylines to watch among Independent football teams this spring.
The Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, a transformative figure in Catholic higher education who led the University of Notre Dame for 35 years and wielded influence with U.S. presidents on civil rights and other charged issues of his era, died Feb. 26 on the university campus. He was 97. Read full article >>
"Texas has oil. Notre Dame has football. Neither should apologize." That quote is one of many great ones widely attributed to Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., who passed away at the age of 97 on Thursday night. The president of NotreShow More Summary
It was October 1965. My friend David White, an Irish Catholic kid from Boston, and I, a black Catholic kid from many places, were having one of those earnest, post-midnight conversations that college kids have — I hope they still do — about the state of the world. In this case,...
Father Ted, as he was known to his friends, was influential in reshaping Catholic higher education. He was also a champion for civil rights and nuclear disarmament.
Letter to Romenesko From ALLAN JOSEPH: I was editor of Notre Dame’s student paper a few years ago, and I wanted to share the tremendous work the staff there did on the biggest breaking-news story I could imagine on that campus. Fr. Theodore Hesburgh, the president emeritus of Notre Dame and an absolute legend, passed … Read More
The Notre Dame family has lost two giants: the Reverend Theodore Hesburgh, who died Thursday night, and Professor Charles Rice, who died the day before. The two men were on opposite sides of most political issues but united in theirShow More Summary
Notre Dame's Madison Cable is just doing her thing—getting the Fighting Irish victories night in and out. The post Maddie Being Maddie appeared first on SLAMonline.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Rev. Theodore Hesburgh was always a man of conscience. He did what he thought was right during his 35 years as president of the University of Notre Dame, even if it meant challenging popes, presidents or legendary football coaches. Show More Summary
Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, who reshaped the University of Notre Dame from a Catholic college known for its football team into an academic force, died late on Thursday night, the school said in a statement. Hesburgh, one of the premier Catholic...Show More Summary
Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, who transformed the University of Notre Dame into an academic power during his 35 years in charge, has died.
The Big Ten wants freshmen to stay on the sideline. Just months after the Big Ten won back a large bit of respect on the field with Ohio State's national championship, conference commissioner Jim Delany 's "year of readiness" proposal...Show More Summary
KENNESAW, Ga. — True freshman Herschel Walker led the Bulldogs with 1,616 yards and 15 touchdowns in his inaugural season in Athens, leading the Bulldogs to an SEC title and a 17-10 win over Notre Dame in the 1981 Sugar Bowl to claim...Show More Summary
There may be better conferences top to bottom than the ACC, but good luck finding a league with more star power and name recognition than the group that includes Virginia, Duke, Notre Dame, North Carolina, Louisville, Syracuse, Pittsburgh...Show More Summary
For the second time in a week, the Syracuse basketball team knocked off a ranked ACC opponent. After beating Louisville at home, the Orange went to South Bend, Indiana, and held a potent Notre Dame offense to 60 points in a 65-60 win. B.J. Show More Summary
There's some great student sections around the Southland, but The Castle from Sherman Oaks Notre Dame showed on Tuesday night it can come through in the clutch.
With Sherman Oaks Notre Dame fans coming out en masse dressed in neon, the Knights' home-court advantage on Tuesday night in a Southern Section Division 4AA quarterfinal game against Oaks Christian was a tough one.
Syracuse has had its share of struggles this season, but the Orange notched a huge ACC win on Tuesday, upsetting ninth-ranked Notre Dame, 65-60. Fans had little to cheer about at Purcell Pavilion in South Bend, looking on despondentShow More Summary