Campus Notebook: St. Thomas University CFO resigns; Sister Norma Pimental receives 2018 Laetare Medal
The University of Notre Dame will award the 2018 Laetare Medal to Missionaries of Jesus Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley in Texas.
Pope Francis issued a controversial document on the family. The D.C. archbishop has a pioneering plan to implement it.
Tim O’Malley, director of the Center for Liturgy at the University of Notre Dame, said Wuerl’s teaching is notable because rather than focusing on clarifying rules, “it focuses on how to make marriages happy and fruitful in the church.”
Editorial: Young people are not the problem
If the recent conference at the University of Notre Dame — where speakers postulated reasons for young people's disassociation from the Catholic Church — represents the approach going into the upcoming Synod of Bishops on young people, we would beg church officials to postpone the gathering.
Editorial: Share what you love
At the recent conference “Cultures of Formation: Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment,” held at the University of Notre Dame, Katherine Angulo of the Archdiocese of Atlanta began her presentation by inviting attendees to call to mind a young person in their lives who would identify as a “none” — an individual not affiliated with any religion — and to speak that person’s name aloud.