Christendom College

February 27, 2008

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College to Celebrate Pearl Anniversary with Gala Dinner Dance

Christendom College will host a 30th Anniversary Gala Dinner Dance celebrating its Pearl Anniversary, with Francis Cardinal Arinze and Dr. Joaquin Navarro-Valls serving as Chairmen of the Honorary Dinner Committee for the event, to be held at the Washington Dulles Hilton on April 19. “As we celebrate the past thirty years, we are also looking ahead to the next thirty years,” College President Timothy O’Donnell says. “Christendom has a vital role to play in the future of Catholic higher education.…

Dr. Carroll Recounts the Greatest Conversion in History

Christendom College’s Founding President Dr. Warren H. Carroll delivered a lecture entitled, "The Conversion of Danton in the French Revolution” to the college community on February 25. The lecture is part of a series of history lectures being held this spring. "The conversion of Georges-Jacques Danton, leader and maker of the French Revolution is the greatest of all conversion stories,'" Carroll said at the beginning of his lecture. “As the revolution began, Jesus Christ watched from His throne in Heaven,…

College Introduces Active Latin Immersion Program

Christendom College will introduce a new active Latin Immersion Program for high school aged students this summer.  The one-week program will be held June 8 – 14 on the College’s Front Royal, Virginia, campus. The Latin Immersion Program will offer students a challenging and enjoyable intellectual experience that will revolutionize their approach to learning Latin and other languages, with a main goal of having the students learn how to speak and read Latin as well as they do English. “There…

Students Listen to God’s Call at Christendom College Discernment Weekend

Christendom College hosted its second annual Discernment Weekend on February 8-10. Arlington Bishop Paul S. Loverde launched the weekend with an opening Mass and dinner on Friday evening where he blessed a hand-crafted statue of Pope John Paul II to be placed outside the College’s John Paul the Great Student Center.  In his homily, Loverde told students that in Lent and in life we are called to fast, to pray, and to give alms. “Christ’s words in the Gospel remind…

College Joins Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Academy in Mourning

On February 2, four students of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Academy (OLSWA) drove a minivan onto a frozen fishing lake and it went through the ice.  Two students were able to get out, but Janine Lieu and Paul Saunders did not survive. Click HERE for the full story. Christendom College will be offering both 7:30 and 11:30 Masses on Wednesday, February 13 for the repose of the souls of the students and for the consolation of their family and friends, and…

Enter to Win a Spot in the “Experience Christendom” Summer Program

Each year, Christendom welcomes over 100 rising high school seniors to its campus to experience what life would be like as a Christendom student. And every year, students are deeply impressed by what they experience during the program. During their stay on campus, they are given the rare opportunity to experience a truly Catholic culture where the Catholic Faith plays an important role in everything that they do; where Catholicism is the “air that they breathe.” Think of it as…

College to Host World Renowned Our Lady of Light Exhibit

Our Lady of Light, a painting by world renowned Russian artist Natalia Tsarkvoa, will be on display at Christendom College’s St. John the Evangelist Library in Front Royal, Va., beginning on February 21, at 8:00 p.m. The oil portrait display is sponsored by the College’s Beato Fra Angelico Fine Arts Program in conjunction with the Primavera Fine Art Foundation’s Our Lady of Light International Tour. Our Lady of Light, which received the apostolic blessing of the late Pope John Paul…

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