In This Year of Faith: Thank You, Mr. Monaghan, for the Catechism

Catechism of the Catholic Church

“Before we begin,” said Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, “I want to thank Tom Monaghan for funding the Catechism.”The group gathered at the Archbishop’s Palace in Vienna gasped—Mr. Monaghan, despite occasional snips in the press, has always been modest about his personal philanthropy, and even his office staff had never heard this story.  I was there, and I heard the Cardinal’s heartfelt expression of thanks.On this twentieth anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, I join with C … [Read more...]