Wednesday, November 25, 2015

About  Contact  Join  Donate

Catholic Education Daily


DeSales University Honors Legacy of St. Francis de Sales

St. Francis De SalesDeSales University in Center Valley, Penn., will be hosting a series of events in January to honor and celebrate the legacy of its patron, St. Francis de Sales, the University said in a press release.

Heritage Week at DeSales, which takes place from January 19 - 23, is sponsored by the University's Salesian Center for Faith and Culture.  Special talks lined up for the week include Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation on "Marriage and Civil Society in the USA;" Cindy Bergeman, Ph.D. of the University of Notre Dame on bioethics; and Mary Eberstadt of the Ethics and Public Policy Center on "Faith, Family & Secularization."

“Each year during Heritage Week we honor St. Francis de Sales and celebrate his lasting legacy and ongoing impact in today’s culture,” Father Thomas Dailey, OSFS, director of the Salesian Center, said in the press release.

According to the University:

Established in 2000, the Salesian Center for Faith and Culture’s mission is to promote the interaction of faith and culture, in a mutually beneficial engagement, through academic initiatives that focus on the authentic integration of social concerns and gospel values. The Salesian Center supports intellectual activity in research studies, dialogue events including public forums and lectures and partnership programs.

DeSales University is recommended in The Newman Guide for its strong Catholic identity.

Catholic Education Daily is an online publication of The Cardinal Newman Society. Click here for email updates and free online membership with The Cardinal Newman Society.


Renewal Report


Latest Featured

Catholic Is Our Core


More News Categories




Join Us

Join thousands of Catholic families and individuals standing with The Cardinal Newman Society for faithful Catholic education. Members receive news roundups by email, about weekly.

Start your no-cost membership now!



Our work is possible only through the generosity of countless supporters who share our mission. We have promoted and defended faithful Catholic education for 20 years! Please support our successful work by making a donation today.


Stay Connected

Keep up with the latest developments by joining our social media networks:



Google Plus


Connect on Facebook


Links to News Sites


Links to Blog Sites

Catholic Identity Concerns|Faith in Education|From the Bishops and Vatican|Religious Freedom | Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement
Copyright 2015 by Cardinal Newman Society -- 9720 Capital Ct., Ste. 201, Manassas, VA 20110