Another Sign that Notre Dame Isn’t all that Catholic anymore

Because if they were then a person with the faith of a Mike Pence who spoke at the March for Life wouldn't cause this reaction: “For me personally, represents the larger Trump administration,” Imanne Mondane told the Observer, Notre Dame’s student newspaper, adding that “for many people on our campus, it makes them feel unsafe … Continue reading Another Sign that Notre Dame Isn’t all that Catholic anymore

Only one Question Concerning Notre Dame & Trump

Does anyone for one moment believe that the same Fr. John Jenkins, who had no problem with Barack Obama, Joe Biden or Wenday Davis despite their direct opposition and active efforts against the teaching of the Catholic church, would have shown the slightest hesitation to invite Hillary Clinton her to speak at the 2017 commencement … Continue reading Only one Question Concerning Notre Dame & Trump

Notre Dame and Joe Biden vs St. John Paul II and the Church

Sir Humphrey Appleby: The Queen is inseparable from the Church of England. Jim Hacker: And what about God? Sir Humphrey Appleby: I think he is what is called an optional extra. Yes Prime Minister The Bishop's Gambit 1986 You know after being being Burned By Barack Obama you would think Notre Dame would be a … Continue reading Notre Dame and Joe Biden vs St. John Paul II and the Church

The Virgin Mary Vs Wendy Davis at Notre Dame

At the Federalist Adam Cassandra notes that Monday on the feast of the Annunciation, the day Catholics celebrate Mary saying "Yes" to God at Notre Dame they were celebrating something exactly the opposite:. Davis — who rose to stardom in the political world following her 2013 filibuster of pro-life legislation in Texas — ran the gamut of … Continue reading The Virgin Mary Vs Wendy Davis at Notre Dame

Answering Stacy on Catholic Colleges vs the Faith

The Church does often set herself against the fashion of this world that passes away; and she has experience enough to know how very rapidly it does pass away C.K. Chesterton Yesterday I noted Stacy McCain's piece on the ELCA and Augsburg College and stated that this is the logical conclusion from the Protestant reformation … Continue reading Answering Stacy on Catholic Colleges vs the Faith

Voices of the Authors Paul Dykewicz at the Catholic Marketing trade show

I speak to author Paul Dykewicz at the Catholic Marketing Trade Show His facebook page is here, his twitter page is here Amazon.com Widgets

Where your treasure is…

I don't follow college sports so I don't care one jot that Notre Dame was crushed and humiliated by Alabama last night, but if you are I have one bit of advice. If you are a Catholic who is more troubled by Notre Dame's loss to Alabama than you were by the scandals involving the … Continue reading Where your treasure is…

…comming to his senses. The message from the president of Notre Dame

One of the hardest things in life is to realize not so much that you've been wrong, that we've been had, so how difficult must this letter been from the President of Notre Dame to send out: Despite some positive indications, the Administration announced on January 20, 2012, that its interim rule would be adopted … Continue reading …comming to his senses. The message from the president of Notre Dame

ND: Oh I thought Emily’s list was just like Angie’s list

With Anthony Weiner grabbing the headlines you might have missed Notre Dame's latest kick affirmation of their Catholic Identity...or not: Father John Jenkins, wrote a letter to the Class of 2009 explaining his position. He stated his sadness that the honors bestowed on Obama had been taken as “ambiguity in our position on matters of … Continue reading ND: Oh I thought Emily’s list was just like Angie’s list

The Notre Dame Scandal reminded me of this story…

Years ago I knew a local priest he was an ND Alum and fiercely proud of it, he was known for a tone of speech that just reeked of intellect. I always liked him. He had been particularly kind to me and my then fiancee in a tough spot involving our marriage. His reassurance made … Continue reading The Notre Dame Scandal reminded me of this story…

Liberalism is all about the free exchange of views…

...unless those views make the wrong people uncomfortable. It this was a secular organization that would be bad enough but that it is Notre Dame it boggles the mind. The quote from American Papist seems apt: “Truly the late great Professor Ralph McInerny was correct in his styling of Notre Dame’s ‘truly vulgar lust’ to … Continue reading Liberalism is all about the free exchange of views…

Another indirect proof

The Souter resignation does several interesting things. First of all of course President Obama is going to pick a liberal jurist to the court. With the more of Sen Specter there is absolutely no chance of blocking it even if they wanted to. He could pick Ward Churchill or Bill Ayers and we couldn't block … Continue reading Another indirect proof

“Why not throw a pig roast in Mecca?”

At the American Papist a poll went up concerning the best solution to the Notre Dame situation. I left the following comment: The actual best solution would be for the Whitehouse to find a reason why they can't attend and pull ND's fat out of the fire. Imagine my surprise to see Kathleen Parker echo … Continue reading “Why not throw a pig roast in Mecca?”