Cardinal O’Malley Boycotts Boston College, Refuses to Do Traditional Commencement Speech (article in Walled Street Journal)

by Steve Ray on May 17, 2013

Ignoring U.S. bishops, the Catholic university will honor an abortion-rights supporter on Monday.

 By ANNE HENDERSHOTT (moving to Franciscan University of Steubenville in the Fall)

At Boston College’s commencement ceremony on Monday, Cardinal Sean O’Malley won’t be in attendance. The leader of the Boston archdiocese announced on May 10 that he would not deliver his traditional graduation benediction at the Catholic school because the college had invited Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny—a supporter of abortion rights in Ireland—to deliver the graduation address and receive an honorary degree.

 Read the entire article HERE.  Bravo Cardinal O’Malley!!

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Mark S. May 20, 2013 at 9:59 AM

May the Lord Bless and Protect Cardinal O’Malley! I hope he knows how pumped up this makes Orthodox Lay people. Not to mention pleasing to the Lord I am sure :). Thanks for sharing this Mr. Ray!

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