WORCESTER, Mass. (EWTN News/CNA)—Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput encouraged Catholic universities to rediscover the Church’s intellectual tradition and use it to shape society’s future.
“Catholic higher education is heir to the greatest intellectual, moral and cultural patrimony in human history,” the archbishop said in a Nov. 10 address at Assumption College in Worcester, Mass.
The Catholic intellectual tradition, he said, offers a “deeply satisfying answer” to the questions of human life and is “beautiful because it’s true.”
“It has nothing to be embarrassed about and every reason to be on fire with confidence and apostolic zeal. We only defeat ourselves, and we certainly...READ MORE