How many lives were lost that could have otherwise been saved because of Father Hesburgh's tacit support for the Culture of Death? Though we pray for the salvation of his soul, we cannot join the chorus of universal praise for his behavior.
A man who stood by his beliefs no matter what, [Rice] respected those who opposed him, and the feelings were mutual. Never one to shy away from a fight, Professor Rice was willing to take on the difficult battles for what he knew to be the truth.
Many instances of Catholic identity abuse have occurred during Fr. Jenkins tenure. Most notably, Fr. Jenkins made the controversial decision to honor President Barack Obama at their 2009 commencement ceremony, despite his pro-abortion policies.
Speakers at 'Gay in Christ' Conference are too positive about homosexuality—describing it as something greater than physical, same-sex attraction—and may cause harm by arguing for the inherent good of a 'gay identity.'