Over the last few months, we have talked extensively about the process by which the Archdiocese will shut down schools. I was going through a copy of the Catholic Standard and came across an interesting comment -- something that I have been saying all along.
So, for those of you from the Archdiocese who read this (and I know you do), this is for you as you prepare to shut down more schools:
Msgr. Kane told a reporter on the day when St. Patrick's opened: "(Catholic) schools are the best instrument we've had in building the Church in this country."
Taken from the Catholic Standard, May 28, 2009, page 17.