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Watch Tutu’s commencement address live

Archbishop Desmond Tutu will speak to Gonzaga graduates this morning at about 10 a.m. His address will be streamed live here. Visit SpokaneFAVS later today for full coverage. Tracy SimmonsTracy Simmons is an award winning journalist specializing in religion reporting, digital entrepreneurship and social journalism. In her 15 years on …

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Tutu expected to deliver homily at St. John’s Cathedral

UPDATE 5:07 p.m. Plans for the Cathedral to host the archbishop are on hold. See the Episcopal Diocese of Spokane website for details. Archbishop Desmond Tutu might be speaking at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist on May 11, though it has not yet been confirmed. According to sources, …

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Gonzaga president eager to host Tutu, despite petition

Gonzaga University made national headlines last week after protestors submitted a petition to the school, claiming the institution had lost sight of its Catholic values by inviting Archbishop Desmond Tutu to speak at next month’s commencement, where he will be presented with an honorary Doctor of Laws degree.

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