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St. Francis University, a Franciscan college in central Pennsylvania, has withdrawn an invitation to pro-abortion writer Ellen Goodman to deliver a prestigious lecture.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.