Catholic Identity Abandoned: Loyola University Speaker Who “Thanked God and Country for Abortion”

Loyola University in Chicago has invited a pro-abortion rights speaker to be the keynote speaker at its January 21 celebration of the life of Martin Luther King Jr.  The event is sponsored by Loyola's Department of Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.The journalist Touré, who goes by his first name alone, is co-host of The Cycle on MSNBC.  He has been invited by the Jesuit institution to deliver a speech entitled "How Racism Functions Today."  SUPPORT FOR ABORTION AT A CAT … [Read more...]

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Exorcist Author William Blatty Challenges Georgetown’s Catholic Status

William Peter Blatty, Academy Award-winning author of The Exorcist, has joined with other alumni of Georgetown University to oppose what the Cardinal Newman Society has called “rampant abuses of Catholic identity” at Georgetown.Blatty and more than 1,200 concerned alumni, students, faculty and parents have signed a canon law petition asking Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, to remove the label “Catholic” from the school because of its continuing embrace of secularism.Since … [Read more...]

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