Longtime philanthropists in the greater South Bend community – Ernestine Raclin and her daughter and son-in-law Carmen and Chris Murphy – have made a lead gift to the University of Notre Dame for the construction of a new community asset, the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art at Notre Dame.
Mary and Jay Flaherty, together with their alma mater, the University of Notre Dame, will contribute $50 million in support of the University and its founding religious community, the Congregation of Holy Cross, to broaden and deepen the work of both institutions in service to the Catholic Church.
“On behalf of the University of Notre Dame, I convey condolences to the friends and family of Sister Antona Ebo, a civil rights activist and a University honorary degree recipient, who died yesterday (Nov. 11).
Robert F. Biolchini, a University of Notre Dame Trustee Emeritus, died Wednesday (Nov. 8) in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He was 78.
Working to advance the mission of the Church in service of development, peace and disarmament, attendees will address such topics as the July 2017 United Nations treaty banning nuclear weapons, nuclear weapons and the environment and the role of Church and civil society in promoting disarmament.
The service, held in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, led participants in prayers of repentance, joint recitation of the Apostles’ Creed, congregational singing and prayers of the people that gave thanks for the rich history and unique contributions of diverse Christian traditions.
The University of Notre Dame will host an ecumenical prayer service to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation at 5 p.m. Nov. 5 (Sunday) in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
Moro is a federal judge in the southern city of Curitiba who has gained international recognition and commendation in recent years for his sentencing of powerful Brazilian politicians and business leaders on corruption charges.
The University of Notre Dame will offer a Mass at 5:15 p.m. Monday (Oct. 30) in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart for those impacted by recent natural disasters around the world.
The following is a statement from Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C, president of the University of Notre Dame, on the Trump administration’s decision today (Oct. 6) to broaden religious and moral exemptions to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services contraception mandate.