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The Championship game is in 5 days people!!!!! Let's get fired up (as my dad would say)!!!!
LET'S GO IRISH!
The amount of harm ND has done to the Catholic Church and to individual Catholics is immeasurable. Sorry, but I can't support ND in any way, shape or forn until they one again become a truly Catholic university, or at least drop the charade and declare themselves to be secular.
It most certainly does. It is the same university. Football and other sports brings a significant amount of money to the school. A sharp drop in football revenue along with a corresponding expression of the reason for the sports fans discontent would most certainly get the administration's attention.
plus they are also included in the bishops suit against Obama Care.
Planned Parenthood contributes a lot to the economy. Do we give them a pass, too?
They are participating in one of the HHS mandate suits? Does this offset the scandal caused by giving Obama an honorary degree as he was assaulting the Catholic faith. Of allowing the Vagina Monologues to be performed on campus multiple times? Or the Queer Film Festival? Of decades of allowing professors to teach heresy, including Fr. Richard McBrien, who had his textbook condemned for heresy?
If none of those are direct enough, how about the various football players that have been arrested for various offenses in recent years? Or the sexual assault complaint against a football player that wasn't even investigated by the campus police until 9 days after it was reported -- several days after the victim had committed suicide?
Catholic institutions should be especially vigilant about avoiding scandal and the appearance of impropriety, not ignoring and even promoting it.
ND was there for the family.ND contributes a lot to our area & unless you live here you do not
fully understand all that they do.The football players are punished according to what fits the
crime(ie drinking etc.