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Loyola cancels abortion coverage, faculty fumes

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 09/27/2013 @ 7:52 pm In Education,Faith,Health | No Comments

(National Catholic Register) Abortion coverage in health-care plans is about to get the axe at Loyola Marymount University, but the step taken by the Jesuit college’s administration to follow Catholic teaching has raised protests from many of the faculty.

“LMU can either be a great American Catholic university in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions or it can be an institution that demands obedience to and conformity with Catholic doctrine; it cannot be both,” stated a letter written by a group of faculty to the school’s president, David Burcham, and the board of trustees’ chairwoman, Kathleen Aikenhead. The letter was an internal document anonymously obtained by the Register.


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