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  • Forever and Ever: Notre Dame Demands Even Virtual Students Are Vaxxed — in 2024

    11/18/2022 11:26:53 AM PST · by george76 · 29 replies
    Red State. ^ | November 17, 2022 | Alex Parker
    Is the pandemic kaput? Clearly, not for some. And if it isn’t over yet, when might it ever be? COVID-19 isn’t going away — it’s part of the planet now. Apropos of its endurance, there’s news at the University of Notre Dame. These days, we’ve gleaned a couple of facts concerning the COVID vaccine: It doesn’t prevent COVID infection. It doesn’t prevent COVID transmission. Hence, contrary to claims by plenty of politicians, the pricks do not protect “other people.” ... Yet, on Tuesday, Notre Dame’s University Health Services reportedly made an injection-requiring announcement. Per an email posted by post-graduate fellow...
  • What You Should Know About Notre Dame Professor’s Promotion of Abortion to Students

    10/23/2022 6:29:43 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 16 replies
    The National Catholic Register ^ | 10/12/22 | W. Joseph DeReuil
    Notre Dame’s Tamara Kay claims she’s promoting abortion not as a professor but ‘as a private citizen, so that’s been cleared by the university.’A professor in the University of Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs has offered to assist Notre Dame students to obtain abortion pills — against both Notre Dame policy and, until recently, against Indiana law. Notre Dame officials have sought to dissociate themselves from her statements, but they have done little to prevent her actions. How it BeganAs Indiana has long been a very pro-life state, the overturning of Roe v Wade seemed likely to lead...
  • University of Notre Dame Now Selling LGBT Children’s Books, Tarot Cards at School Store

    10/08/2022 6:25:23 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 18 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 9/30/22 | Jean Mondoro
    A change in the university's bookstore service provider 'brought with it several decks of tarot cards, an increased promotion of astrology, and numerous sexualized children’s books.'(LifeSiteNews) — The University of Notre Dame campus bookstore is making LGBT ideology and astrology practices available by selling gay children’s books and tarot cards. On Wednesday, The Irish Rover, the campus newspaper, published an article detailing various products available in the school’s store, including content for children. “Notre Dame recently signed a contract with Barnes & Noble, switching their bookstore services from Follett Company,” the article began. “This change has brought with it several...
  • The Restoration of Notre Dame’s [de Paris] Stained Glass Windows Begins

    09/25/2022 6:08:11 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 10 replies
    Aleteia ^ | 9/16/22 | Daniel Esparza
    As reconstruction work advances, the cleaning and restoration of Notre-Dame’s famed stained glass, which survived the heat and the flames, also goes forward.Notre-Dame de Paris has been closed for restoration since April 2019, after a massive fire destroyed its roof, which crashed through the vaults below. As reconstruction work advances, the cleaning and restoration of Notre-Dame’s stained glass windows, which survived the heat and the flames, also goes forward. Almost three years after the tragic blaze, eight French glass manufactures are currently cleaning and restoring around 40 windows in the main nave, the choir, the transept, and the sacristy of...
  • 'Faulty Wiring' Burns More Churches, Kills 41 More Christians

    08/24/2022 9:24:44 AM PDT · by george76 · 12 replies
    PJ Media ^ | AUG 21, 2022 | RAYMOND IBRAHIM
    All throughout last week, some five or six Coptic churches in Egypt have “caught fire”— ... the Church of Abu Seifein (named after Saint Mercurius of Caesarea, who is revered by the Copts). At least 41 Christians — 18 of whom were children — were either burned alive, killed by asphyxiation, or ... Considering that Muslims have torched or bombed hundreds of Coptic churches over the decades in Egypt — and often when churches are packed — it is, of course, difficult to resist that explanation. Moreover, this last week was the “anniversary” of when Muslim Brotherhood sympathizers torched 62...
  • Supreme Court Justice Alito Mocks Prince Harry, Boris, Macron, Trudeau for Roe Interference

    08/07/2022 2:35:47 PM PDT · by SoConPubbie · 10 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 29 Jul 2022 | JACK MONTGOMERY
    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito mocked Prince Harry, Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron, Justin Trudeau, and other foreigners who have taken it upon themselves to intervene in America’s abortion debate.In a speech to Notre Dame Law School’s Religious Liberty Summit in Rome, Italy, the conservative justice quipped he “had the honour this term of writing I think the only Supreme Court decision in the history of that institution that has been lambasted by a whole string of foreign leaders who felt perfectly fine commenting on American law,” referring to the overturning of Roe v. Wade.“One of these was former prime...
  • Former South Carolina Quarterback MVP Phil Petty Dies at 43 — Third Former Football Player to Die in Last 7 Days

    07/22/2022 11:04:12 AM PDT · by george76 · 33 replies
    GP ^ | July 22, 2022 | Jim Hoft
    Another former football player has passed away in the span of just one week in the sporting world. On Thursday, former South Carolina quarterback Phil Petty passed away at the age of 43. The tragic news follows his recent appointment as an assistant coach at Gray Collegiate Academy in Columbia, South Carolina. According to reports, Phil Petty died after a “brief stay in the hospital.” The cause of death has not yet been made public as of the time of this writing. ... Petty was a three-year starter at quarterback under coach Lou Holtz at South Carolina and led the...
  • Former Notre Dame Lineman Paul Duncan Dies at 35

    07/22/2022 6:31:23 AM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 46 replies
    SI ^ | 07/20/2022 | Nick Selbe
    Former Notre Dame offensive lineman Paul Duncan, who played five seasons for the Fighting Irish, died on July 15, the school announced. He was 35 years old.Duncan was on a run in his neighborhood when he went into cardiac arrest, his wife revealed in an Instagram post. “Our prayers go out to the family and friends of Paul Duncan,” read a statement from the Notre Dame football Twitter account. “A great teammate, but more importantly a loving husband and father.”Duncan’s wife, Ellen, said his body will be “donated to people in need of organs and to medical research.”Duncan was a...
  • Notre Dame Twitter Account Shares Pro-Abortion Articles Written by University’s Professors

    06/13/2022 7:35:50 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 8 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 6/10/22 | Calvin Freiburger
    'Notre Dame fails to provide witness to its Catholic mission when its public-facing offices elevate false and immoral arguments in one of the most important moral debates before us,' the school's pro-life organization wrote in response.NOTRE DAME, Indiana (LifeSiteNews) — For years, the University of Notre Dame has compromised its Catholic identity through association by taking stands at odds with the Bible on issues such as homosexuality and contraception, and in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s potential overturn of Roe v. Wade this summer, some of the school’s professors have engaged in arguably the most overt break from...
  • Workers Rebuilding Notre Dame Have Discovered Previously Unknown Tombs and a Mysterious Sarcophagus Beneath the Cathedral

    03/26/2022 7:07:32 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 21 replies
    Artnet ^ | March 16th, 2022 | Sarah Cascone,
    Archaeologists working to restore Paris’s fire-damaged Notre Dame cathedral have discovered something remarkable: previously unknown tombs hidden beneath the 850-year-old Gothic church. Workers made the discovery while installing ground-level scaffolding to help rebuild the church’s fallen spire, according to a statement from the French Ministry of Culture. When they realized that there was something buried at the spot where the transept crosses the nave, the cathedral called in the Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research to investigate. What they found were several tombs and a leaden sarcophagus, probably dating to the 14th century. “The floor of the transept crossing has revealed...
  • Democrat tries to dunk on pro-life advocates with new bill. But he back-pedals after undermining the progressive agenda. [A Democrat said, "a father’s financial responsibility to his baby & their mom begins at conception."]

    01/23/2022 2:16:09 PM PST · by grundle · 20 replies
    The Blaze ^ | January 23, 2022 | Chris Enloe
    Oklahoma state Rep. Forrest Bennett (D), who describes himself as a "pragmatic progressive," walked back a legislative proposal that attempted to corner pro-life advocates. Instead, pro-life advocates and conservatives agreed with the premise of the proposed legislation, while progressives sharply criticized him. What happened? Bennett announced on Twitter that he had introduced HB3129 to codify that "a father’s financial responsibility to his baby & their mom begins at conception." "If Oklahoma is going to restrict a woman’s right to choose, we sure better make sure the man involved can’t just walk away from his responsibility," Bennett declared. The bill would...
  • Architects And Historians Wonder: Maybe The New Notre Dame Should Be Less “Overburdened” [tr]

    04/17/2019 8:49:34 AM PDT · by C19fan · 52 replies
    Hot Air ^ | April 17, 2019 | Allahpundit
    I don’t share Michael Brendan Dougherty’s faith but I do share his impulse in reading this Rolling Stone piece: “I promise right now. If you try to rebuild it as a ‘secular’ Notre Dame, reflecting the political priorities of 2019, I will do my damndest to see that the next fire takes it all down. I won’t come alone.”
  • Brian Kelly bolting Notre Dame for LSU is latest example of a sport gone mad

    11/30/2021 5:41:35 AM PST · by C19fan · 134 replies
    Yahoo Sports ^ | November 29, 2021 | Dan Wetzel
    It would only require one or two results this weekend – none of them farfetched – for Notre Dame to reach the College Football Playoff for the third time in four seasons, including each of the past two. Maybe Georgia blows out Alabama. Maybe Baylor or Iowa beat Oklahoma State or Michigan. Maybe Cincinnati stumbles. That’s it. That’s all it would take. If it happens, Notre Dame will compete once again in the playoff … only this time without its head coach. It is the latest example of a sport gone mad – with money, with realignment, with championship aspirations,...
  • Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris to Go ‘Woke’ in ‘Disney Revamp’

    11/29/2021 7:14:19 PM PST · by marshmallow · 11 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 11/29/21 | Jeanne Smits
    The man who is creating the blueprints for Notre Dame’s makeover, Fr. Gilles Drouin, is a teacher of liturgy and an enthusiastic detractor of the traditional rite.(LifeSiteNews) — When the London Telegraph published an exclusive story last Friday about the “woke ‘Disney’ revamp” that is being planned for Notre Dame cathedral in Paris after the destruction of its roof and spire by fire on Monday of the Holy Week of 2019, it came as a complete surprise to most. Incredulity was probably the dominant reaction — however, a few days later, the Telegraph’s story, tragically, appears to be only too...
  • Renovators Hope to Turn the Historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris into Woke Theme Park with Emphasis on Africa and Asia

    11/26/2021 6:24:55 PM PST · by ebb tide · 37 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | November 26, 2021 | Jim Hoft
    Renovators Hope to Turn the Historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris into Woke Theme Park with Emphasis on Africa and AsiaFollowing the disastrous fire on April 15th, 2019, modern architects started making plans for the new and updated Notre Dame Catholic Cathedral in Paris, France. Proposed plans included a giant glass spire to signify secularism or an Islamic minaret to respect the growing Muslim population. Another idea included a glass swimming pool on the roof of the cathedral.This came after President Emmanuel Macron’s prime minister announced there would be a competition in design to rebuild the infamous cathedral.The alter Crucifix...
  • Exclusive: Notre-Dame interior faces woke 'Disney' revamp

    11/26/2021 11:35:43 AM PST · by yesthatjallen · 29 replies
    UK Telegraph ^ | 11 26 2021 | Henry Samuel Paris and Tim Stanley
    Paris’s fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral risks resembling a “politically correct Disneyland” under controversial plans for its renovation seen by The Telegraph. Critics have warned that the world-famous cathedral will be turned into an “experimental showroom” under plans to dramatically change the inside of the medieval building. Under the proposed changes, confessional boxes, altars and classical sculptures will be replaced with modern art murals, and new sound and light effects to create “emotional spaces”. There will be themed chapels on a “discovery trail”, with an emphasis on Africa and Asia, while quotes from the Bible will be projected onto chapel walls in...
  • Former Notre Dame Professor Who Said, “Damn the Unvaccinated” Dies Two Weeks After Receiving 3rd Covid Shot

    09/29/2021 12:53:21 PM PDT · by MNDude · 165 replies
    Orlando, Florida – A former Notre Dame professor who routinely attacked unvaccinated people as “selfish” passed away after she received her 3rd Covid vaccine. 67-year-old Karen Croake Heisler received her first Pfizer Covid jab on January 13, 2021. Earlier this month, Heisler tweeted she got her third jab. “Just received my third Covid vaccine” she tweeted on September 7. A week later, Heisler started to have complications and cursed the unvaccinated. Heisler said her cardiologist tried to admit her to the hospital but there are no rooms because of Covid. About two weeks after her third Covid jab, Karen Croake...
  • Notre Dame Fires Back After ‘Fighting Irish’ Mascot Deemed Racist

    08/26/2021 1:51:27 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 71 replies
    BizPacReview ^ | Frank Webster | August 25, 2021
    From racist boulders to offensive syrup and butter, everything must be canceled. This means you, Leprechaun! The Quality Logo Products Blog has deemed the revered mascot of Notre Dame among the most offensive college mascots in America, based on recent polling. The leprechaun came in fourth place behind Hawaii’s Vili the Warrior, San Diego State’s Aztec Warrior and Florida State’s Osceola and Renegade. But the university wasn’t having the ridiculous categorization, and in what has now become a rarity, they did not apologize. “It is worth noting … that there is no comparison between Notre Dame’s nickname and mascot and...
  • Researchers use AI to unlock the secrets of ancient texts

    08/14/2021 7:20:25 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 24 replies
    Techxplore ^ | August 3, 2021 | University of Notre Dame
    The Abbey Library of St. Gall in Switzerland is home to approximately 160,000 volumes of literary and historical manuscripts dating back to the eighth century—all of which are written by hand, on parchment, in languages rarely spoken in modern times.To preserve these historical accounts of humanity, such texts, numbering in the millions, have been kept safely stored away in libraries and monasteries all over the world. A significant portion of these collections are available to the general public through digital imagery, but experts say there is an extraordinary amount of material that has never been read—a treasure trove of insight...
  • Man under investigation for cathedral fire now suspected of killing French priest

    08/09/2021 4:36:03 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 10 replies
    NBC ^ | August 9, 2021
    A Rwandan immigrant walked into French police station on Monday and said he had murdered the Catholic priest giving him shelter while he awaited possible trial over a fire at a cathedral last year... "So in France you can be an illegal immigrant, torch Nantes cathedral, never be expelled and reoffend by murdering a priest. What's happening in our country is unprecedented: the total failure of the state," Marine Le Pen France's immigration authorities handed the Rwandan national an expulsion order in 2019, but he remained in the country. Senator Bruno Retailleau, who represents the Vendee region, identified the victim...