LYNCHBURG, Va. (Reuters) “Fashionable opinion” has a problem with Christians and the only proper response is “a forthright defense” of the constitutional right to freedom of religion, Jeb Bush said during a commencement speech at Liberty University.
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After Ted Cruz kicked off his presidential campaign at Liberty, likely candidate Jeb Bush will give the commencement address next month.
(RNS) “Athletics isn’t our mission, but it has the potential to shine a light on our mission like nothing else ever can,” says school president and chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr.
(RNS) The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges recently voted to remove Brewton-Parker College in Georgia from membership one year after it placed the school on probation over finances.
(RNS) Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Roman Catholic, will give the keynote at the evangelical university Jerry Falwell founded.
(RNS) Some Jewish and Christian religious leaders are taking believers into the woods, rivers and deserts to find spiritual truth through adventure and environmental awareness.
(RNS) “The student was shot and killed and the officer was transported to Lynchburg General Hospital for treatment,” Liberty said in a statement.
Online education is growing as seminaries expand their programs to reach students who are unable or unwilling to uproot their lives for a traditional on-campus experience.
(RNS) Most private non-profit colleges have remained cautious with their budgets amid lingering economic uncertainty, but Liberty University is in the midst of a $400 million, four-year spending spree. Its endowment this year topped $1 billion. And its business strategy is earning praise from financial analysts.