His chief delight, however, was found in the perusal of an exceedingly rare and curious book in quarto Gothic--the manual of a forgotten church--the Vigiliae Mortuorum Secundum Chorum Ecclesiae
Ten years ago the Holy See asked the bishops of the world to accept and apply a document on Catholic Universities, Ex Corde Ecclesiae
norms for Ex Corde Ecclesiae
, the Vatican document that calls for Catholic colleges and universities to strengthen their religious identity.
Past graduates of the Academy and its pilot project, the Mater Ecclesiae
Study Centre, are currently studying at Thomas Aquinas College and Ave Maria University in the U.
Catholic bishops have agreed to be advisers to the Cardinal Newman Society, a group dedicated to preserving Catholic identity in higher education through rigorous advocacy of Ex Corde Ecclesiae
, the controversial Vatican document on Catholic colleges and universities.
bishops' recent call to implement Ex Corde Ecclesiae
, the 1990 Vatican document that instructs Catholic Universities to reassert their distinctively Catholic identity.
O'Connell's words evoked the spirit of Ex Corde Ecclesiae
("From the Heart of the Church"); his oath evoked its letter.
Currently, we are running a quasi-official year-long pilot project called the Mater Ecclesiae
Study Centre, in which a staff of three with a series of guest lecturers has lined up to teach six young people (18-25 years) courses in Christian doctrine, philosophy, logic, Latin, apologetics, magisterial thought (with emphasis on Pope John Paul II), as well as Gregorian chant and lives of the Saints.
bishops attempting to determine how to implement Ex Corde Ecclesiae
, John Paul's 1990 letter on Catholic education, in America.
Washington--At their November, 1999, meeting, the American bishops voted 223-31 to adopt a final application to the United States of the Vatican document Ex corde ecclesiae
(From the heart of the Church), which regulates Catholic colleges and universities (henceforth collectively called colleges).
Catholic bishops who have spent the past six years in a painstaking effort to adapt the Vatican document Ex Corde Ecclesiae
to the standards of Catholic colleges and universities in the United States.
Toronto--The August 23 Catholic Register of Toronto published an article saying that the Canadian bishops and the Canadian Catholic universities and colleges had come to an agreement on the implementation of the apostolic letter Ex corde ecclesiae
, dealing with Catholic institutions of higher learning.