Archbishop José H. Gomez — 2013 Baccalaureate Mass Homily

Most Reverend José H. Gomez, archbishop of Los Angeles, delivers his homily at Franciscan University of Steubenville’s 2013 Baccalaureate Mass. Archbishop Gomez was awarded an honorary doctorate of Christian Letters.

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The Honorable R. James Nicholson — 2013 Commencement Address

The Honorable R. James Nicholson, former secretary of Veterans Affairs and a former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, delivers the 2013 Undergraduate Commencement Address.  Mr. Nicholson was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration.

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Archbishop José H. Gomez — 2013 Acceptance Address

Most Reverend José Gomez, archbishop of Los Angeles, accepts an honorary doctorate of Christian Letters from Franciscan University of Steubenville, before the 2013 baccalaureate Mass.

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Archbishop José H. Gomez — 2013 Baccalaureate Mass Homily

Most Reverend José H. Gomez, archbishop of Los Angeles, delivers his homily at Franciscan University of Steubenville’s 2013 Baccalaureate Mass. Archbishop Gomez was awarded an honorary doctorate of Christian Letters.

PODCAST: Download the podcast of this talk here.

The Honorable R. James Nicholson — Challenges facing 2013 Graduates

The Honorable R. James Nicholson, former Secretary of Veterans Affairs and a former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, calls upon the Class of 2013 to engage the culture of secularism head on in this excerpt from his Undergraduate Commencement Address.  Mr. Nicholson was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration.

Watch the full address here: 2013 Commencement Address.

The Honorable R. James Nicholson — 2013 Commencement Address

The Honorable R. James Nicholson, former secretary of Veterans Affairs and a former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, delivers the 2013 Undergraduate Commencement Address.  Mr. Nicholson was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration.

PODCAST: Download the podcast of this talk here.

Colleen Carroll Campbell — Man Proposes, God Disposes

Colleen Carroll Campbell, author and EWTN anchor, offers some words of wisdom to those receiving their Masters Degrees in this excerpt from her Graduate Commencement Address.  Ms. Campbell was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Communications.

Watch the full address here: 2013 Graduate Commencement Address.

Colleen Carroll Campbell — 2013 Graduate Commencement Address

Colleen Carroll Campbell, author, EWTN anchor, and presidential speech writer, delivers the 2013 Graduate Commencement Address at Franciscan University of Steubenville.  Ms. Campbell was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Communications.

Archbishop José H. Gomez — 2013 Acceptance Address

Most Reverend José Gomez, archbishop of Los Angeles, accepts an honorary doctorate of Christian Letters from Franciscan University of Steubenville, before the 2013 baccalaureate Mass.

VIDEO: Watch the video of this talk here.

Master’s Program Commencement Address

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

PODCAST: Download the podcast of this talk here.

Government Comes from Culture, Not Culture from Government

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

Watch the full talk here: Master’s Program Commencement Address.

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry — Master’s Program Commencement Address

Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) MA ‘96 received an honorary doctorate from Franciscan University at the 2011 commencement for graduate students.  In his address, he exhorts the graduate students to use their education for the betterment of their community and nation.  “Politics is downstream from the culture,” said Rep. Fortenberry, and the culture of death erodes our country since “the strength of a nation depends upon the strength of the family….Where do you want to live?  What sort of community do you want to live in?  Pray for that place, work for that place, fight for that place.”

VIDEO: Watch the video of this talk here.

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