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Pope appoints head of Catholic University of America to Vatican agency

Pope appoints head of Catholic University of America to Vatican agency

| August 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis appointed John Garvey, president of The Catholic University of America, to the board of directors of a Vatican agency overseeing institutes of higher learning.

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – March 14, 2013

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – March 14, 2013

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

“This is beautiful. This is the most loving experience, how an election should be. I wish all the elections in the world could be like that: in an atmosphere of prayer.”
— Honduran Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga of Tegucigalpa, who was part of the 2005 conclave that elected Pope Benedict XVI, describing the atmosphere of a conclave

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Q&A with president of Catholic University of America

Q&A with president of Catholic University of America

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

John Garvey is the 15th president of The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., and a nationally renowned expert in constitutional law, religious liberty and the First Amendment. He spoke earlier this summer at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul on “The Challenges of Mission-focused Leadership at a Catholic University.”

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Catholic university president to speak on mission-focused leadership

Catholic university president to speak on mission-focused leadership

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

John Garvey, president of The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., will be the next speaker in an ongoing series of talks at the University of St. Thomas addressing the challenges facing Catholic higher education today.

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Fasting can help us develop better spiritual muscles

Fasting can help us develop better spiritual muscles

| John Garvey | March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

As I write this column, I am sitting in a hotel room in Santiago, Chile. I’ve been up all night because my flight was delayed and I missed a connection in Panama City. The airline also lost my bag, so I am without a change of clothes, my toothbrush and my computer.

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