William E. May, Moral Theologian, Rest In Peace

Dr. William E. May

William E. May, moral theologian who taught at The Catholic University of America  from 1971 through 2008, has died at the age of 87.Dr. May was the Michael J. McGivney Emeritus Professor of Moral Theology at the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family at The Catholic University of America.  He had taught at the Institute for 17 years, from 1991 to 2008.  Before that, he taught moral theology at The Catholic University of America from 1971 to 1991.In Septem … [Read more...]

BREAKING: Ave Maria School of Law Wins Its HHS Mandate Case in Federal Court

St. Thomas More Commons, home to theAve Maria School of Law library

The Obama Administration has suffered another defeat in its quest to force Catholics and people of faith to pay for abortion-causing drugs, as required by the HHS Mandate. Today the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida came down in favor of Ave Maria School of Law, ruling that the Catholic law school cannot be forced to implement portions of the HHS Mandate which compel faith-based organizations to pay for abortion-causing drugs for their employees.  Attorneys from Alliance De … [Read more...]

Taylor Swift Gives a Nod to Boston College’s New Evangelization Video

Taylor Swift tweet

Pop star Taylor Swift has given an enthusiastic "thumbs up" to Boston College's music video of her latest #1 hit "Shake It Off".  The star tweeted to her 45,600 fans,The Church in the 21st Century Center at Boston College produced the video to help promote its "Espresso Your Faith Week", September 28-October 3.  They posted it, using the Twitter hashtag #BCShakeItOff. According to the university website, the student-produced video is an invitation toShake Off our burdens and choose to … [Read more...]