Two Catholic colleges hosted Common Core "pep rallies"—and one got a $1.2 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to do it!
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You'll recall that The Cardinal Newman Society exposed the Gates grant to the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) to promote Common Core. And then a Gates-funded group tried to rally Catholics behind Common Core and against the Newman Society—but failed.
Now it's LMU
By contrast, you'll find below the very powerful witness of Father Sean Sheridan, president of Franciscan University of Steubenville, marking tomorrow's 25th anniversary of Ex corde Ecclesiae. If you're in need of some encouragement, be sure to read his interview.
Tomorrow, as you celebrate the calendar feast of the Assumption, please also recall the past 25 tumultuous years of Catholic education and plead for Mary's intercession. Please also pray for us. Thank you!
Sincerely yours in Christ,
P.S. NEXT WEEK… look for our eye-opening report on Planned Parenthood and Catholic education!!
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