Cardinal Francis George, O.M.I., archbishop of Chicago, will speak on “Mercy in the Teaching and Ministry of Pope Francis” at 7 p.m. Thursday (March 6) in the McKenna Hall Auditorium on the campus of the University of Notre Dame. Read More
Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, bishop of the Fort Wayne-South Bend (Ind.) Diocese, recently celebrated Mass and had lunch with Holy Cross religious living at Holy Cross House, Notre Dame, Ind.
Holy Cross House is a community of priests and brothers who are retired or recovering from illness or injury.
Bishops Rhoades thanked the priests and brothers at the Mass and those watching from their rooms for the work they accomplished throughout their lives in building up the Church worldwide. Read More
FaithND, the online spirituality community run by the University of Notre Dame Alumni Association, is launching a new Lenten Sunday Gospel Reflection series. On each Sunday in Lent and throughout Holy Week, FaithND will provide email subscribers and Web readers with insights into the day’s Gospel reading.
Students at the University of Notre Dame finish another successful year of raising money for Holy Cross missions by boxing it out in the ring.
The 84th annual Bengal Bouts culminated on March 2, 2014 with the finals. This year 278 boxers participated Bengal Bouts, which is organized by Notre Dame's Men's Boxing.
The 11th annual Notre Dame's Women's Boxing event, Baraka Bouts, was held in November and more than 100 female boxers participated, with 40 women battling it out in the final bouts. Read More
Holy Cross and its apostolates have a variety of resources availale for Lent, from books to spirituality apps to online Stations of the Cross to Lenten recipes. Read More
The University of Notre Dame on Monday (March 3) released a new strategic plan that provides focus, transparency and accountability for its activities for the next 10 years. Read More
Bishop Alvaro Ramazzini of Guatemala and University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., will be among the scholars, pastoral workers, church leaders, public policymakers and advocates for migrants and refugees who will gather at the University from March 2 to 5 for a conference on the role of the Catholic Church in the lives of migrants and refugees. Titled “The Church and Immigration” and hosted by Notre Dame’s Institute for Latino Studies, the conference will begin with a keynote address by Bishop Ramazzini at 7 p.m. Sunday in the McKenna Hall auditorium. Read More
The University of Notre Dame Haiti Program has established a partnership with Carribex S.A. to distribute the program’s Bon Sel Dayiti, co-fortified salt that will reduce preventable disease in Haiti. With Carribex’s nationwide distribution network, the salt is now available to most of Haiti’s 10 million people.
Leaders from the University of Notre Dame, led by University President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., visited the recently approved University of Notre Dame in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Read More
The University of Portland (Ore.) is presenting its highest honor, the Christus Magister Medal, to Carolyn Woo, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services. Read More