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September 28, 2010

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Defending the Faith with Physical Evidence: Frank Hanna Addresses Students and Faculty

"When I was a child and I thought of defending the faith, I thought of some crusader on a horse going against the invaders of the Holy Land," author and entrepreneur Frank Hanna told the students and faculty of Christendom College during his address on September 27. "Now, that is defending the faith, but defending the faith is a lot broader than that." In his talk, entitled Defending the Faith, Defending the Word of God, Hanna related how he established…

Cardinal Arinze, George Weigel Visit College for Special Weekend

"It is better to support a good Catholic higher education institution than to agree that some of the big ones are not doing well," Francis Cardinal Arinze told guests at Christendom College's Annual President's Council Visit Weekend held September 17-19. "It is better to light a candle than to discuss and condemn the darkness." Cardinal Arinze, author George Weigel, and former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum joined members of Christendom's elite group of top benefactors—the President's Council—and members of the Board…

Author and Entrepreneur Frank Hanna to Deliver Talk

Author and entrepreneur Frank J. Hanna will give a talk entitled "Defending the Faith, Defending the Word of God" to the students and faculty of Christendom College on Monday, September 27, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. Hanna is the CEO of Hanna Capital in Atlanta, Georgia. He invests as a merchant banker in financial service opportunities, and has started and sold a number of businesses over the last twenty years. Prior to going into the investment business, he was a corporate…

Students to Host Newman Lecture Following Beatification

Dr. Joshua Hochschild will deliver a lecture entitled The Problem of "Liberalism": Lessons from John Henry Newman in St. Thomas Aquinas Hall at Christendom College on Wednesday, October 6 at 8:00 p.m. Dr. Hochschild, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Mount St. Mary's University, has published on the history of ethics, Catholic social thought, and Blessed John Henry Newman, and is currently working on a translation of Claude Panaccio'sLe Discourse Intérieur de Platon à Guillaume…

Cardinal Arinze, Weigel, and Santorum to Join College for President’s Council Visit Weekend

Francis Cardinal Arinze, George Weigel, and Rick Santorum are among the dignitaries who will be joining the Christendom College community during the annual President's Council Visit Weekend, to be held September 17-19, on the college's Front Royal campus. Members of Christendom's elite group of top benefactors – the President's Council – will join the dignitaries, members of the Board of Directors and Advisory Board, and students for this special weekend. All of the visitors will have the opportunity to attend…

Christendom College Has Record Recruiting Year

Christendom began its 34th academic year on August 24, with an enrollment of 409 students, hailing from 45 different US states and 7 foreign countries. In spite of seemingly bad economic times, Christendom's admission office reports its best recruiting year in its history, and looks forward to greeting all of the new freshmen this fall. Admissions offices across the country rely heavily on certain amounts of data that they collect throughout the year to determine how the recruiting year is…

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