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US government officials questioning Catholic identity of universities

Catholic World News - June 24, 2011

Patrick Reillly of the Cardinal Newman Society alerts the reading audience of the Wall Street Journal to the incursions by federal bureaucrats into the policy decisions of Catholic universities. The key question, he notes, is whether these institutions can credibly claim that their Catholic identity informs all of their educational policies.

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  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Jun. 25, 2011 8:48 PM ET USA

    The laity is questioning the Catholic identity of universities.

  • Posted by: - Jun. 24, 2011 1:00 PM ET USA

    Welcome to Chicago, Venezuela. A province of Greece

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