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Despised and Rejected: Mark Zuckerberg Answers to Deletion of Franciscan University Ad

During the Congressional hearing on Facebook’s data use on Wednesday, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers asked Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg why Facebook rejected an ad for the Franciscan University of Steubenville (FUS) Masters of Theology program. The ad, featuring the San Damiano cross, was cited for being “shocking, sensational, and excessively violent”. It was …

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This New Ministry Takes Parish Life to the Heights

We see it all across America – parish life that is dull, disjointed, and underserving its parishioners and community. Parishes often don’t have the resources, both money and personnel, to correct these problems, though many pastors and parishioners want the change. L’Alto Catholic Institute is here to change that. L’Alto Catholic Institute aims to partner …

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Franciscan Priest is Running Ultra-Marathon for Students

Steubenville  – When Father Gregory Plow, TOR, was a seminarian, he took up long distance running as a fun hobby. But now, his running shoes are being put to an even better use – raising money for Franciscan University’s neediest students. On July 29, 2017, he’ll be running the 50-mile Burning River Ultra-Marathon in Cuyahoga National Park.  …

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Here’s Where Your Favorite Disney Princesses (and Princes) Fit in at Franciscan University

Cassidy Rydell wrote a piece over at The Odyssey about which households Disney princesses would fit into if they went to Franciscan University of Steubenville. It was a great piece and my FUS friends and I were all tickled.  But we’re so old that we didn’t know some of the households she referenced! So here’s …

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Steubenville receives “Reconsecration” to Blessed Virgin Mary

From Fox WTOV9 JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio — More than 100 people took to the streets of Steubenville with members of the Steubenville diocese as they begin this year’s reconsecration. This year’s event was focused on the virgin Mary. Dozens paraded through downtown Steubenville with a statue of the mother, which was made right here in Steubenville. …

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