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President takes stance on death

BURKE BISCHOFF

November 29, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith, Religion

University president, the Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., sent an email to the Loyola community explaining that he decided to have the university join Archbishop Gregory Aymond and the Archdiocese of New Orleans' campaign against let...

Vatican questions actions of religious women

BURKE BISCHOFF

September 6, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith

A religious group called the Leadership Conference of Women Religious has recently been accused of alleged radical feminism and doctrines differing from those of the Catholic Church, which includes their position on homosexuality, bi...

Pope’s butler arrested for document theft

PETER MAYER

August 23, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith

VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict XVI has been left "hurt" by the arrest last week of his butler on charges of stealing papal documents, the pontiff's spokesman said Monday. The Rev. Federico Lombardi, director of the Vatican press...

Church has grown with Loyola

WADNER PIERRE The Maroon

April 18, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith, Religion

What many may not realize about Loyola's centennial is that the university might not have existed were it not for the Holy Name of Jesus Church. In 1886, a Jesuit priest, the Rev. John O'Shanahan, S.J., had a vision to build a pa...

Women as Priests? Vatican won’t budge on holy edict

Cathy Baroco

April 12, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith

Construction workers, stock car drivers, politicians, media correspondents, doctors, lawyers, pilots: all these occupations at one time were seen as naturally and necessarily male, and women have conquered them one by one. One occupatio...

Women as Priests? Vatican won’t budge on holy edict

Cathy Baroco

April 11, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith

Construction workers, stock car drivers, politicians, media correspondents, doctors, lawyers, pilots: all these occupations at one time were seen as naturally and necessarily male, and women have conquered them one by one. One occupatio...

Homosexuality remains controversial

DWAYNE FONTENETTE Contributing Writer

April 11, 2012

Filed under Christianity, Faith

Homosexual sex is the sad consequence of rejecting God. This was the statement released by the Catholic Church in its 1976 "Declaration On Certain Questions Concerning Sexual out." Loyola's Director of University Ministry, Kurt Bindewald, said that gay p...

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