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Catholic university to host ‘rainbow prom’ promoting same-sex ‘marriage’
lifesitenews.com ^ | 02/15/2014 | MATTHEW ARCHBOLD

Posted on 02/15/2014 5:31:13 AM PST by massmike

Santa Clara University will be hosting a “Rainbow Prom” this Friday with a pro-same-sex marriage theme, according to the University’s website.

SCU’s Rainbow Resource Center states the event titled “Say ‘I Do’ to Marriage Equality,” is sponsored by the student groups GASPED (Gay and Straight People for the Education of Diversity) and the Santa Clara Community Action Program (SCCAP). The University’s website urges students to “bring your partner and/or friends—all are welcome!”

The event was created in 2010 after a high school student was not allowed to attend a prom with a same-sex date. The Santa Clara Community Action Program website describes it as “the hottest, freshest, most inclusive party of the year!”

“This year's theme is weddings! Say I do to Marriage Equality,” the group states. “Put on your fancy pants, your dancing shoes, ask that special someone to be your date, and maybe you'll be the one to catch the bouquet! wink”

The event is exclusively for students of the Jesuit University.

Santa Clara’s Activities Programming Board (APB) advertised a “speed dating” event on Tuesday night on its Facebook site by urging students to use the event to “find yourself a date for Rainbow Prom or for Valentine's Day!”


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KEYWORDS: homosexualagenda
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1 posted on 02/15/2014 5:31:13 AM PST by massmike
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To: massmike

I’m gonna keep throwing this out there until everybody is talking about it:

I’ll call a relationship between two men or two women a “Marriage” if they’ll call an embryo and a fetus a “Baby”.

Isn’t that a fair compromise?


2 posted on 02/15/2014 5:37:39 AM PST by wolfpat (Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. -- Cicero)
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To: John Semmens; massmike

John, you have competition.


3 posted on 02/15/2014 5:39:20 AM PST by BykrBayb (Somewhere, my flower is there. ~ Ăž)
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To: massmike

Pope Tells Notre Dame to ‘Defend, Preserve, Advance’ Catholic Identity

>http://www.cardinalnewmansociety.org/CatholicEducationDaily/DetailsPage/tabid/102/ArticleID/2937/Pope-Tells-Notre-Dame-to-Defend-Preserve-Advance%e2%80%99-Catholic-Identity.aspx<


4 posted on 02/15/2014 5:40:32 AM PST by G Larry
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To: wolfpat

Never compromise what’s right.


5 posted on 02/15/2014 5:41:23 AM PST by BykrBayb (Somewhere, my flower is there. ~ Ăž)
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To: massmike

“Universities” and “schools” have become recruiting stations for the homosexual agenda. Freaky! No wonder the millennials are too “stressed” out to learn anything.


6 posted on 02/15/2014 5:43:44 AM PST by FlingWingFlyer (As government expands, liberty contracts. - President Ronald W. Reagan)
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To: massmike
The event is exclusively for students of the Jesuit University.

Well, I guess it's over.

7 posted on 02/15/2014 5:45:20 AM PST by grobdriver (Where is Wilson Blair when you need him?)
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To: massmike

Okay everyone, relax!
If you like your straight marriage, you’ll be able to keep your straight marriage - Period.


8 posted on 02/15/2014 5:46:19 AM PST by Ouchthatonehurt ("When you're going through hell, keep going." - Sir Winston Churchill)
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To: grobdriver

Oddly, the founding principles of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) do not mention gay proms.

“Whoever desires to serve as a soldier of God beneath the banner of the Cross in our Society, which we desire to be designated by the Name of Jesus, and to serve the Lord alone and the Church, his spouse, under the Roman Pontiff, the Vicar of Christ on earth, should, after a solemn vow of perpetual chastity, poverty and obedience, keep what follows in mind. He is a member of a Society founded chiefly for this purpose: to strive especially for the defence and propagation of the faith and for the progress of souls in Christian life and doctrine.”


9 posted on 02/15/2014 5:49:37 AM PST by heye2monn
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To: massmike

I thought it was Catholic U in Washington DC. Glad it is not. Anything Catholic in California is not Catholic in the South.


10 posted on 02/15/2014 6:01:32 AM PST by napscoordinator ( Santorum-Bachmann 2016 for the future of the country!)
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To: wolfpat

Good one.


11 posted on 02/15/2014 6:09:41 AM PST by Eagles6 (Valley Forge Redux)
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To: massmike

If I was paying for it, I’d get my son or daughter out of there, fast! And I would never give a cent more to ANY Catholic organization.


12 posted on 02/15/2014 6:11:42 AM PST by onedoug
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To: massmike

What is it precisely that you Latins’ bishops do? Surely the local ordinary could have put a stop to this.


13 posted on 02/15/2014 6:44:00 AM PST by The_Reader_David (And when they behead your own people in the wars which are to come, then you will know...)
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To: onedoug

These “catholic” universities have been anything but for years now. Do not blame the entire Catholic Church for what these schools do. Just because the schools were started by Catholics doesn’t mean they still are.


14 posted on 02/15/2014 6:52:23 AM PST by al_c (Obama's standing in the world has fallen so much that Kenya now claims he was born in America.)
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To: napscoordinator

So true.........after laughing, I thought to myself, this isn’t “Catholic”, its CCU, meaning “California Catholic University”.


15 posted on 02/15/2014 7:03:17 AM PST by Rich21IE
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To: al_c

So far I see the Pope in overt violation of at least three of the Ten Commandments. And it’s likely going to get worse.

I’m sorry for the Church and The Flock.


16 posted on 02/15/2014 7:05:22 AM PST by onedoug
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To: massmike

Headline led me to believe it was my son’s alma mater, Catholic U. Not that it would be a shock...


17 posted on 02/15/2014 7:15:31 AM PST by JimRed (Excise the cancer before it kills us; feed & water the Tree of Liberty! TERM LIMITS NOW & FOREVER!)
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To: massmike
When I was about 10 years old (I am now 57), I remember my father saying the Communists would destroy America by eventually controlling what he called the "4 spheres of influence". Media, education, religion, family. That was 47 years ago. Wise man. I thank God that I was raised a conservative Christian.
18 posted on 02/15/2014 7:32:09 AM PST by Right Brother
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To: onedoug

What 3 commandments has the pope violated? By the way ... The pope doesn’t run the American universities.


19 posted on 02/15/2014 7:44:36 AM PST by al_c (Obama's standing in the world has fallen so much that Kenya now claims he was born in America.)
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To: Right Brother




Agenda: Grinding America Down
I believe it is now free to view on some links, sadly, I don't have the links.. although I do have the DVD.
20 posted on 02/15/2014 7:53:00 AM PST by Bikkuri ( those would have been affected.)
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