Christendom College

November 28, 2006

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A Whole New Look for the Student Center

Bulldozers started tearing up concrete in front of Christendom's Pope John Paul the Great Student Center early morning November 27. Local landscape architect and artist Joseph E. Duggan is working with Director of Operations Mike Foeckler on plans that will enhance the entrance giving the Center a very welcoming façade Scheduled to be completed by the end of Christendom's Christmas beak, the plans include an elegant rose-hued stone patio with a fountain and a statue of John Paul the Great. "I am really excited…

President O’Donnell Participates in International Conference in Rome

Christendom College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell was invited, along with a select number of university leaders, to Rome by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace for an international conference entitled "The University and the Social Doctrine of the Church." Held on November 17 and 18, the conference brought the leaders together in order to facilitate a "working together towards an authentic integral humanism." Speakers included Cardinal Renato Martino, Cardinal Camillo Ruini, and many other priests and professors from across…

Dr. John Bruchalski Tells Christendom Students to Fight Culture of Death

Dr. John Bruchalski, a pro-life OB/GYN physician, delivered a lecture entitled "Only Love Has Meaning: Discerning Your Vocation in the Third Millennium" to students at Christendom College on November 7 as part of the College's Major Speaker Program. Bruchalski, founder of the Tepeyac Family Center in Fairfax, Virginia – an obstetrical and gynecological facility that combines the best of modern medicine with the healing presence of Jesus Christ, providing affordable healthcare to women, in particular, those with crisis pregnancies, explained…

Nigerian Priest Nnorom Warns Students of the Muslim Threat

On October 30 Nigerian born Fr. Columba Nnorom, PhD. delivered an address to students at Christendom College entitled "The Popes and Muslims: How the Catholic Church Countered Islamic Imperialism." "I come from a part of the world where Christians are massacred and they don't know what to do… they have no one defending them," he said. "Islam emerged from the harsh, brutal and cruel desert lands and they are returning to their roots." Speaking of the fall of the Byzantine…

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