Monthly Archives: October 2010

Upcoming Newman Lecture

In honor of the recent beatification of John Henry Cardinal Newman, USU philosopher Richard Sherlock will present a lecture on Newman and the Idea of a University.  He will explore Newman’s defense of liberal arts education. Monday, October 11, 4pm … Continue reading

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Feast Day of St. Francis

Better late than never. Yesterday was the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi. Click on “read more” to get to a video to listen to a stirring rendition of All Creatures of Our God and King, certainly the best … Continue reading

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Abortion as an act of kindness?

Writer Virginia Ironside shocked Britain Sunday morning on morning television when she said, “If I were the mother of a suffering child – I mean a deeply suffering child – I would be the first to want to put a … Continue reading

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