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Dr. Bill Thierfelder Calls for the Union of Athletics and Virtue
October 29, 2014

Author and president of Belmont Abbey College Dr. Bill Thierfelder delivered a talk entitled “The Christian Vision of Sports,” to Christendom students and faculty on October 27...

news “A Standard” for Catholic Liberal Arts Colleges
October 24, 2014

In the 2015 edition of “The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College,” Christendom is described as “a standard for fidelity and traditional education against which other Catholic liberal arts colleges are measured.” Published earlier this month by the Cardinal Newman Society, the guide praises the college for its high caliber academics, robust spiritual life, and vibrant campus culture...

news Crusaders Set to Wrap Up Winning Fall Seasons
October 14, 2014

All three of Christendom's fall sports teams are preparing to close their seasons with strong winning records this week. The men and women soccer teams along with the women volleyball team have seen successful seasons, which were marked by victories over six NCAA Division III schools...




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news Graduate School Professor Dispels Myths About the Crusades
October 30, 2014

In a gripping new book, Christendom Graduate School professor and historian Steve Weidenkopf challenges the widespread notion that the Crusades were barbaric wars of greed and religious intolerance. “The Glory of the Crusades” replaces such persistent modern biases with a more factual and nuanced—yet no less compelling—vision of Christendom’s 600-year struggle to reclaim the Holy Land...
news Christendom Students Inducted into Classics Honor Society
October 16, 2014

On Wednesday, October 8, thirteen students were inducted as charter members into the new Christendom College chapter of Eta Sigma Phi. Classical and early Christian studies professor Dr. Andrew Beer along with a group of Christendom students founded the chapter of the national classics honorary society...
news Christendom Students Raise Funds and Walk for Local Pregnancy Center
October 8, 2014

On Saturday, September 27, dozens of Christendom students supported the pro-life cause at the Front Royal Pregnancy Center's Annual Walk for Life in downtown Front Royal.  Students not only participated in the event, but also raised over $7,000 for the Center with the largest donation from the Front Royal area...

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Christendom Philosophy Professor Releases New Lecture Series
October 7, 2014

Christendom philosophy professor Dr. John Cuddeback is releasing a new lecture series with Catholic Courses entitled, "Aristotle's Ethics: A Guide to the Good Life." The series will be available to the public on October 15...

news College Mourns the Loss of Fr. Benedict Groeschel
October 6, 2014

The entire Christendom College community is joining Catholics across the nation in mourning the loss of Fr. Benedict Groeschel. The great author, speaker, and co-founder of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal died on October 3, the eve of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi...


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Students Enjoy Mass and Philosophical Reflection on Mountain Peak
October 2, 2014

On the morning of September 21, over 90 Christendom College students joined philosophy professors Mike Brown and John Cuddeback on a three-mile hike to the summit of Hawksbill Mountain where Mass was celebrated by alumnus Fr. Joseph Mary Brown, CSJ, '85...
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Christendom Professor to Address the Isaak Walton League of America
October 2, 2014

Christendom College professor Dr. George Garrigan will address the Warren County Chapter of the Isaak Walton League of America on October 6, 2014. Garrigan, who teaches astronomy at the college, will explain how to identify constellations and explain their corresponding mythological figures...


news Men's Soccer Team to Face Washington Adventist
September 30, 2014

The Crusaders men's soccer team will face off against Washington Adventist College today in a home game at 5:00 p.m. at Crusader Fields. The men's soccer team enters this game coming off of a close match with Virginia Western Community College on Saturday, September 27 that ended in a 5-5 tie...
news Young Family Ready for their Children to Attend Christendom College
September 30, 2014

Their oldest child may only be in the 7th grade, but Tom and Patricia Alexander are already making college plans for their children. Christendom College's reputation, as the nation's premiere Catholic liberal arts college, has gained an enthusiastic response from the northern Virginia-based couple who plan to have all three of their children attend the college...

news Scholar-Athlete Twins find Success on and off the Field at Christendom
September 26, 2014

A new dynamic duo has broken onto the Christendom athletics scene. Freshmen and identical twin sisters, Dylan and Bryn Burgess, have joined forces this year to play soccer and basketball for the Lady Crusaders...

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Pat Fagan Says Married Intact God Worshipping Families Are the Answer to Today's Social and Economic Problems
Septmeber 25, 2014

"The single biggest political act you can do is to be chaste and to get your fellow twenty year olds all across the country to embrace chastity," Dr. Pat Fagan, the Director of the Marriage and Religion Research Institute, told the students and faculty at Christendom College on September 22...

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Crusader Sports Enjoying Strong Fall Season
September 18, 2014

Christendom's fall sports teams are enjoying a strong season this semester, with significant victories over rival schools and winning records for both soccer teams...


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Christendom College Library Receives Donation from Local Luminaries
September 3, 2014

Christendom College's St. John the Evangelist Library recently received two generous book donations from notable intellectual leaders Leonard Liggio and Fr. James Schall, SJ...

news College Begins 36th Academic Year with Record Enrollment
August 26, 2014

On August 22, Christendom College welcomed 122 new freshmen to its Front Royal, Va., campus making a record enrollment of 432 students for the acclaimed liberal arts college...

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College President Appointed as Pontifical Consultor by Pope Francis
August 19, 2014

Pope Francis has renewed the appointment of Christendom College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell as consultor to the Pontifical Council for the Family. O'Donnell received a letter earlier this month from Council President Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia stating his congratulations...


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Alumna Leads in "Future of Pro-Life Movement"
August 13, 2014

“I believe they are the real future of the pro-life movement,” Christendom College Alumna Mary Brand says of local crisis pregnancy centers. “It's where the rubber hits the road"...