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|May 17, 2012 First MAFC Grads Embody Faithful Citizenship |
Nearly two years after the first students enrolled in the Master of Arts in Faith and Culture program at the University of St. Thomas, six students from the first cohort graduated on May 12.
|Apr 27, 2012 MAFC Graduate Integrates Faith and Theater |
For eight years in Houston and Los Angeles, Sara Kumar worked as an electrical engineer by day and a theater artist, writer and director by night. In 2010, Kumar stumbled across the University of St. Thomas Center for Faith and Culture website and flew to Houston that weekend for a visit.
|Apr 18, 2012 Panel Discusses Threats to Religious Freedom |
In conjunction with the Office of the President, the University of St. Thomas Center for Faith and Culture hosted a panel discussion on April 12, about religious freedom – it’s place within our Constitution, current threats to it and how best to respond to these threats within a Catholic context.
|Mar 14, 2012 Learn More and Take Action Against the HHS Mandate |
The recently announced Health and Human Services (HHS) Mandate is a serious assault on religious liberty and freedom of conscience, according to Fr. Donald Nesti, CSSp, director of the University of St. Thomas Center for Faith and Culture.
|Dec 22, 2011 Raye White gives $500,000 to Center for Faith and Culture |
The University of St. Thomas Center for Faith and Culture received a $500,000 gift from Raye White on Oct. 3. The gift will support the Center’s mission to form community leaders who understand and effect the relationship between the worldview of Catholic faith and culture.
|Nov 30, 2011 Inaugural Fundraiser Celebrates Faithful Citizenship |
On October 3rd, 2011, the CFC held their inaugural Faithful Citizenship Dinner and Lecture. The event provided companionship and intellectual stimulation for a noteworthy guest list all while raising just under $120,000 to help the CFC fund various activities.
|Nov 30, 2011 Parish Advocacy Program Continues to Develop|
With the help of pilot participants, the CFC is developing a program to help parishioners live as faithful citizens.
|Nov 30, 2011 Prominent Catholic Voice Speaks on Religious Freedom|
John L. Allen, Jr., senior correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter and Vatican Analyst for CNN, speaks on behalf of the Center for Faith &Culture discussing 21st century challenges facing the Catholic Church. WATCH the video at the link above.
|Nov 21, 2011 2011 Faithful Citizen Award Winner|
Mr. Joe Tortorice Jr., the 2011 Faithful Citizen Award Winner, grew up in the food business, helping his father Joe Sr. in the family’s neighborhood grocery store in Beaumont, Texas. At the age of 28, Joe and several friends opened their own sandwich and soup shop and called it Jason’s Deli.
|Aug 22, 2011 CNN Vatican Analyst John Allen Explores Religious Freedom |
John L. Allen Jr., senior correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter and senior Vatican analyst for CNN, will give the annual UST Center for Faith and Culture Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza Lecture at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 4 in Jones Hall. Allen’s lecture will explore, "Religious Freedom: Its Roots in Catholic Thought and its Place in Vatican Diplomacy."