Tuesday, May 31, 2016

About  Contact  Join  Donate

Catholic Education Daily


Aquinas College Bringing Catholic Nurses Association to Nashville

Nun with studentsAquinas College in Nashville, Tenn., has initiated the process to create a local council of the National Association of Catholic Nurses, according to a press release.

The council will be open to nurses and nursing students in and around Nashville with an interest in taking part in the nationwide Catholic nursing network.  The Association serves as a channel for those involved in the nursing profession "who support Catholic values and principles, with a focus on networking, education, responding to current healthcare issues, allocation and access to resources and service opportunities," according to Aquinas.

The College reports:

“The formation of a local council of Catholic Nurses and others of good will is critically needed in our world today if we are to be faithful to our vocation and work together to transform lives through caring and healing in nursing,” stated Brother Ignatius Perkins, O.P., Ph.D., R.N., Dean of the Aquinas College School of Nursing.

Br. Perkins recently spoke on the "Son Rise Morning Show" about the importance of protecting human dignity for the nursing program at Aquinas.  The interview is available online here.

Aquinas College 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 2016 by Cardinal Newman Society -- 9720 Capital Ct., Ste. 201, Manassas, VA 20110