Biblical soap opera enjoying success in Brazil

...Brazil that we've seen is quite strong," said Bruno Dieguez, a communications professor at Rio's Pontifical Catholic University.That audience includes a burgeoning evangelical community that now accounts for one-fifth of the population...

Feds probe Emory University

...State University to private schools including Knox College in Illinois, Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania and Catholic University of America in the District of Columbia. Ivy League schools including Harvard, Princeton and Dartmouth are also...

Emmeziph Thomas

...received his formal training as an Electrician at Augusta Technical College, with follow along skills training at Catholic University of America, and the Medical University of SC. He retired from Savannah River Plant Nuclear Site after 33 yrs...

Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o tries to buck the Heisman odds

...Irish won four of their next five.The fact that a Mormon from Hawaii who hates cold weather wound up at a Roman Catholic university in a northern Indiana city that averages more than 70 inches of snow a year seems unlikely, especially considering...

Nebraska still stinging from rout in Big Ten title game

...Virginia Tech, but the Gaithersburg, Md., native didn't play football there. He transferred to the school from Catholic University in Washington.He coaches a unit with a 'Blackshirts' tradition that dates back to 1964 when coach Bob Devaney...

Catholic schools redesign curriculum with aid of top university, online platform

...schools spread widely across south Georgia, teacher collaboration has taken a new direction with the aid of a top Catholic university and an online platform for rewriting the student curriculum.St. Mary on the Hill and all schools in the Catholic...

New priests assigned to Augusta

...College in Merrimack, N.H., and a bachelor's degree in sacred theology from l'Institut d'Etudes Theologiques in Brussels, Belgium. He is currently in seminary at the Theological College of the Catholic University of America.

Same-sex part of reform bill pains bishops

...critical for swinging moderates in the House to support this bill," said Stephen Schneck, a political scientist at Catholic University of America and chairman of the anti-abortion Democrats for Life, who was part of the Catholics for Obama re-election...

Resolution on contraceptive coverage getting closer for religious employers

...nonprofit employers are not involved in covering their employees' contraceptives.Officials at Georgetown - a Catholic university - said "claiming the accommodation marks no change in our mission, our governance, or our commitment to a community...

Health-care mandate is unhealthy for religious expression

...abortion-inducing drugs such as the "morning-after" pill.In the words of John Garvey, president of the Catholic University of America: "It's like compelling Jehovah's Witnesses to salute the flag, or Quakers to fight, or Jews...