Christendom College

June 18, 2010

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Pope Benedict Acknowledges Spiritual Bouquet from College

This week Pope Benedict XVI acknowledged the reception of a spiritual bouquet from the Christendom College community. College President Dr. Timothy O’Donnell received a letter from the Vatican’s Office of the Secretary of State, which imparted the Pope’s Apostolic Blessing on all who participated in the bouquet. The letter stated, “His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI gratefully acknowledges the spiritual bouquet sent for his intentions. He very much appreciates the prayerful support given to him in his ministry to the universal…

Lectures Examine the Greatness of Pope John Paul II

Christendom College boasts a strong affection for the office and person of the Holy Father, both present and past. Everyday, students pass by a statue of the late Pope John Paul the Great as they enter the student center which bears his name. The statue depicts the Pope’s winsome smile, full of paternal care, with an outreached and welcoming hand. Acting in this charism of love for the Holy Father, the Theology Department explored the greatness of Pope John Paul…

Board Member Sees College as Cultural Event

Board member Douglas Dewey has been an admirer of Christendom College for decades. "Everyone I meet who is connected to Christendom is joyfully ‘walking the walk,’" Dewey says. Dewey’s introduction to the College came twenty years ago when his job brought him to Washington, DC. At his parish, he met Dr. Kristin Burns, a founding faculty member and current Dean of Christendom’s graduate school, as well as alumni Bob and Amy Hambleton. "I knew from the start that there was…

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