2024 Commencement Address

By Robert Cardinal Sarah
Professor Tracey Rowland, the St. John Paul II Chair of Theology for the University of Notre Dame Australia, delivered Christendom’s 2024 Commencement Address and was given an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters during the ceremonies. Rowland praised the...

2023 Commencement Address

By Robert Cardinal Sarah
Christendom College celebrated its forty-fourth commencement on May 13, awarding one hundred and fourteen undergraduate degrees to the Class of 2023. President Emeritus Dr. John Haas of the National Catholic Bioethics Center delivered this year’s Commencement Address...

2022 Commencement Address

By Robert Cardinal Sarah
Internationally renowned author and theologian Robert Cardinal Sarah was honored during Christendom College’s 2022 Commencement Ceremonies, with the college awarding him an honorary doctorate of humane letters before he delivered this year’s commencement...

2021 Commencement Address

By Lou Holtz
Christendom College celebrated its forty-second commencement on May 15, awarding 121 undergraduate degrees to the Class of 2021. Legendary college football coach Lou Holtz was also honored during the ceremony, with the college awarding him the Pro Deo et Patria Award...

2020 Commencement Address

By Patrick Madrid
Christendom College celebrated its forty-first commencement on August 9, awarding 89 undergraduate degrees to the Class of 2020. Author and radio personality Patrick Madrid was also honored during the ceremony, with the college awarding him the Pro Deo et Patria Award...

2019 Commencement Address

By Fr. Robert Spitzer
Christendom College honored its 40th graduating class during Commencement Weekend, May 10-12. Author Fr. Robert Spitzer, S.J., delivered the commencement address and was awarded the college’s St. Peter Canisius...

2017 Commencement Address

By Cardinal Gerhard Müller
Garhard Cardinal Muller is Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and President of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei.” He received an honorary doctorate from the college and gave the 2017 commencement address....

2016 Commencement Address

By Dr. James Hitchchock
  James Hitchcock, professor emeritus of history at St. Louis University and author of over half a dozen books delivered the Commencement Address at the 2016...

Alice von Hildebrand Commencement Address

By Dr. Alice von Hildebrand
  Dr. Alice von Hildebrand, Catholic philosopher and theologian delivered the commencement address at the 2015 Commencement Ceremonies on May 16, where she was awarded the St. Catherine of Siena for Distinguished Service to Christ and His...

Dr. Peter Kreeft Commencement Address

By Dr. Peter Kreeft
Dr. Peter John Kreeft, professor of philosophy at Boston College and author of over a hundred books, delivered the Commencement Address at the 2014...

Archbishop Charles Brown Commencement Address

By Archbishop Charles Brown
Archbishop Charles Brown joined the 96 members of the Class of 2013 for commencement exercises over the weekend of May 10-12, 2013. Archbishop Brown offered the Baccalaureate Mass on Friday, May 10, and delivered the commencement address and was awarded an honorary...
Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, S,V Commencement Address

Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, S,V Commencement Address

By Mother Agnes Mary Donovan
Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, S.V., Founder of the Sisters of Life gave the Commencement Address at the 2012 Commencement Ceremonies where she was awarded the college’s Pro Deo et Patria Medal for Distinguished Service to God and Country.
Dr. Robert George Commencement Address

Dr. Robert George Commencement Address

By Dr. Robert George
Dr. Robert P. George, author and professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University was awarded the college’s Pro Deo et Patria Medal for Distinguished Service to God and Country and delivered the commencement address at the 2011 Commencement.

Dr. Charles Rice Commencement Address

By Dr. Charles Rice
Dr. Charles E. Rice gave this address to 94 graduates at Christendom College’s commencement exercises on Saturday, May 15. Rice, a former law professor, Catholic apologist, and author of several books, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters during...
Senator Rick Santorum Commencement Address

Senator Rick Santorum Commencement Address

By Sen. Rick Santorum
After being presented with the college’s Medal for Distinguished Service, Senator Santorum delivered the commencement address to the 2003 graduates of Christendom College.
Senator Denton Commencement Speech

Senator Denton Commencement Speech

By Senator Jeremiah Denton
In 1998, Senator Denton, a former US Navy Rear Admiral delivered Christendom’s Commencement Address and received the College’s Pro Deo et Patria Medal for Distinguished Service to God and Country. He spoke about his experiences as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam to...