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General Contractor Selected for New Christ the King Chapel

General Contractor Selected for New Christ the King Chapel

Christendom College officially signed Hoar Construction as the General Contractor for the new Christ the King Chapel project. For more than 75 years, Hoar Construction has been a leader in the industry, with an impressive history of notable projects across the...

The New Chapel — A Reason for Hope

The New Chapel — A Reason for Hope

Author Jeff Minick featured Christendom’s new Christ the King Chapel in his latest article in the Epoch Times, titled “Our Need for Beauty: A Look at Architecture.” Pointing to Christendom and others as places where beauty is being brought back into architecture,...

Video: New Drone Footage of Chapel Site

Phase 1 of clearing the construction site for the new Christ the King Chapel is now complete! Check out this drone footage which provides a shot of campus from the Shenandoah River to the...

Video: Construction Has Started!

Construction has officially begun on the new Christ the King Chapel! Dr. O’Donnell shares some details about this exciting new milestone in the video above. Thank you to all those who made this...

Video: Site Preparation

The first stages of construction are underway for Christendom College’s new Christ the King Chapel, with equipment arriving onsite on May 8. The moment marks the end result of years of hard work and...

First Stages Begin for Construction of New Chapel

First Stages Begin for Construction of New Chapel

The first stages of construction are underway for Christendom College’s new Christ the King Chapel, with equipment arriving onsite on Wednesday, May 8. The moment marks the end result of years of hard work and generosity on the part of hundreds of donors, with the...

Kegg Pipe Organ Builders

Kegg Pipe Organ Builders

We are excited to be working with Kegg Pipe Organ Builders for the new Christ the King Chapel. Click here to view a PDF of the organ's spec sheet and check out the video below!

College Breaks Ground on New Chapel

College Breaks Ground on New Chapel

Christendom College declared victory on its comprehensive $40 million campaign on Thursday, October 4, exceeding its original goal of $40 million with a final tally of over $45 million.

Inspired to the Priesthood Through Stained-Glass

Inspired to the Priesthood Through Stained-Glass

A work of art often inspires wonder in those who admire it, and sometimes beauty can inspire something even greater. This is true for Fr. Noah Morey ’08, the parochial vicar of All Saints Catholic Church in Manassas, Virginia, who was deeply impacted by the...

$1 Million Anonymous Donation

$1 Million Anonymous Donation

An anonymous benefactor generously donated $1 million to the Campaign for Christendom. The gift will go specifically to the restoration of the Sacred Heart window, located above the main altar in the current Chapel, in addition to sponsoring a brand new stained-glass...

Illuminated by the Liberal Arts

Illuminated by the Liberal Arts

Rose Window to Pay Tribute to College's Authentic Liberal Arts Education Upon entering the new Christ the King Chapel, one of the most striking details will be directly behind you, illuminating the Chapel in a beautiful array of colors: the rose window. The window...

Washed Clean

Washed Clean

The Beauty of the Sacrament of Penance The Inspiration Behind the Support of Six Alumni Priests BY Fr. Anthony Stephens, CPM ’99 “Receive the Holy Spirit.  If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained.” (John...

Reaching the One True Light

Reaching the One True Light

The Power of Stained Glass Windows BY ELIZABETH LEV When in 1135, Abbot Suger of St. Denis installed the prototype of a rose window in stained glass in the western façade of his church, he felt the work was so beautiful it required verse to describe it. “Noble is the...

Anonymity That Lifts Hearts

Anonymity That Lifts Hearts

$2 Million Grant Strengthens Christendom’s Role as a Center For Sacred Music In a traditionally built church, the music of the choir seems to come from nowhere. It surrounds the congregation, almost like a chorus of invisible angels. The choir enjoys a certain amount...

From Martyrs to Evangelizers

From Martyrs to Evangelizers

Advisory Board Member Seeks to Bring Souls to Christ College Advisory Board Member Eugene J. Zurlo and his wife, Charlotte, celebrated their 54th anniversary on August 11, a date which the Zurlos discovered had more significance than marking the day of their marriage....