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Catholic college withdraws invitation to Ellen Goodman

Catholic World News - September 22, 2011

St. Francis University, a Franciscan college in central Pennsylvania, has withdrawn an invitation to pro-abortion writer Ellen Goodman to deliver a prestigious lecture. The decision followed comments by the Cardinal Newman Society on the inappropriateness of the invitation.

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  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Sep. 22, 2011 7:37 PM ET USA

    God bless the Newman Society for standing up for our Lord's teaching and for the college for making the right decision. Notre Dame could take a lesson from this.

  • Posted by: AgnesDay - Sep. 22, 2011 2:38 PM ET USA

    Well, Norm, let them keep shining the light.

  • Posted by: - Sep. 22, 2011 12:06 PM ET USA

    Goodman's pro-abortion jihad on behalf of the murderers was never a secret. Why was the invitation made to begin with? The leftists at St. Francis have fleen like cockroaches into the shadows when the lights were turned on. But they're still there.

  • Posted by: Hal - Sep. 22, 2011 11:32 AM ET USA

    Well, hooray! Catholic College Spine Alert! And God Bless the Cdl. Newman Society!

  • Posted by: samuel.doucette1787 - Sep. 22, 2011 7:59 AM ET USA

    I didn't know she was still alive.

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