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Paris archbishop celebrates first Mass in Notre Dame since fire

Paris archbishop celebrates first Mass in Notre Dame since fire

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

The archbishop of Paris wore a hard hat as he celebrated the first Mass in Notre Dame Cathedral since a huge blaze devastated the landmark building in April.

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From readers – May 14, 2019

From readers – May 14, 2019

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

– Cathedral left out
– Slime time or fake fun?
– Notre Dame more than tour stop

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New York fundraising effort started to help restore Notre Dame Cathedral

New York fundraising effort started to help restore Notre Dame Cathedral

| April 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan said he named a fundraising effort for the Paris cathedral “From St. Patrick’s to Notre Dame” because he really wanted “to twin our beloved St. Patrick’s Cathedral, America’s parish church here on Fifth Avenue, with Notre Dame.”

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Catholic leaders nationwide react to Notre Dame cathedral fire

Catholic leaders nationwide react to Notre Dame cathedral fire

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

As U.S. Catholic leaders grappled with the enormity of the April 15 fire that ruined the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the word “iconic” came to mind for many of them.

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Notre Dame to cover historic Columbus murals

Notre Dame to cover historic Columbus murals

| January 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

The president of the University of Notre Dame in South Bend announced that in consultation with other school officials, he has decided to cover 19th-century murals in a prominent campus building that depict the life and exploration of Christopher Columbus.

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NCAA championship is a win-win for Catholic universities

NCAA championship is a win-win for Catholic universities

| Carol Zimmermann | April 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

This year’s NCAA basketball tournament was one for the books for Catholic universities. You might even say the ball was in their court.

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Sister Pimentel, immigrant advocate, to get Notre Dame’s Laetare Medal

Sister Pimentel, immigrant advocate, to get Notre Dame’s Laetare Medal

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley in Texas and a longtime advocate for immigrants and refugees, will receive the University of Notre Dame’s 2018 Laetare Medal at the school’s graduation ceremony May 20.

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Notre Dame allows third-party coverage of contraceptives in health plans

Notre Dame allows third-party coverage of contraceptives in health plans

| Ann Carey | November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Questions and confusion continue to swirl around the University of Notre Dame’s decision to allow the third-party administrators of its health plans to go on providing morally objectionable services to university employees, even though Notre Dame no longer is required by the government to do so.

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Senate confirms Notre Dame professor as federal judge

Senate confirms Notre Dame professor as federal judge

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Senate confirmed Amy Coney Barrett, a Notre Dame law professor, to a lifetime appointment as a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.

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President honors spirit of Notre Dame student with rare disease

President honors spirit of Notre Dame student with rare disease

| Dennis Sadowski | March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Megan Crowley, a University of Notre Dame student born with a rare disease, was recognized by President Donald Trump during his address to a joint session of Congress.

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Notre Dame gives Laetare Medal to Biden, Boehner over critics’ objections

Notre Dame gives Laetare Medal to Biden, Boehner over critics’ objections

| Ann Carey | May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame conferred it prestigious Laetare Medal on Vice President Joe Biden and former House Speaker John Boehner without incident at graduation May 15, but the controversy over the recipients still hung in the air.

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