Christendom College

March 30, 2007

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Islam Specialist Fr. Mark Gruber to Speak at College

On Monday, April 2 at 6:30 pm, Benedictine Fr. Mark Gruber will deliver a talk entitled Islam Among the Nations at Christendom College. Gruber, fourth of nine children born to John Paul and Martha Mary Gruber, was raised in the Pittsburgh area. He graduated from St. Vincent College in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science in Philosophy and from St. Vincent Seminary in 1982 with a Master of Divinity. Gruber entered St. Vincent Archabbey as a novice in 1978, making…

College to Host Acclaimed Presentation on the Shroud of Turin

Christendom College announces that it will host the highly acclaimed presentation The Mystery of the Shroud: a Multi-Media Encounter in the Chapel Crypt on April 17 at 7:00 pm. The presenter will be Russ Breault, President of Shroud of Turin Education Project, Inc. based in Atlanta, Georgia. Using numerous images, graphics and visual aids the presentation promises to be a fast moving, big-screen experience. Russ Breault is an international lecturer and researcher who has been featured on several national documentaries…

Students Serve the Poor and Hungry During Spring Break

During Christendom College’s Spring Break, instead of relaxing, 32 students went on missionary trips to New York City and the Dominican Republic. Sophomore Dean Reineking went to the Dominican Republic and with 19 fellow students built a chapel, painted two other chapels, and finished building a porch for the parish center that takes care of medical groups and other special needs. “The people were great so hospitable.” Reineking said. “They would bring us lunch everyday—usually rice and beans.” Freshman Krystle…

College Says Good-bye to Key Figures of the Past

Dear friend and supporter of Christendom College Bowie Kent Kuhn died March 15. He was an American lawyer and sports administrator who served as the 5th commissioner of Major League Baseball from February 4, 1969 to September 30, 1984. He served as legal counsel for Major League Baseball owners for almost 20 years prior to his election as commissioner. He served at Master of Ceremonies at both the New York Fundraiser and the 20th Anniversary Celebration. Kuhn and his wife,…

Christendom Announces 9th Annual High School Summer Program

Christendom's annual summer program for high school students will be held on its Front Royal, Virginia, campus in two different sessions from June 24 to July 1 (one-week) and from July 8 to July 22 (two-week). The program, now in its ninth year, gives rising high school seniors the opportunity to experience life as a student at an authentically Catholic college, where they will be fully immersed into a fully Catholic atmosphere where fun, friendship, culture, and academics are seamlessly…

Christendom Founder Debunks the Protestant Reformation as a Revolt

On February 26 at Christendom College, Founding President Dr. Warren Carroll delivered a lecture entitled, "The Protestant Revolt, Not a Reformation." The lecture was the second in a series of history lectures that are planned over the next few months. The lecture was charged with intrepid statements on this turbulent period of Church History. "Though most Protestants today do not know it, the destruction of the Catholic Church was the declared objective of the first Protestants,'" Carroll said at the…

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