Just a few days ago, Dr. Ronald McArthur, the founding president of Thomas Aquinas College (whereat I am currently studying), passed from this life and was committed to the hands of the Lord. I never new Dr. McArthur well; I saw him only upon a few occasions, and he ceased teaching at the college soon before I arrived here as a freshman. But he is, in a way, a kind of father or grandfather to me, and to so many hundreds of other people. Thomas Aquinas College is his work, and the people it has produced - and there are so many of them - owe so much to him. Please pray for the repose of his soul, for the comfort and consolation of his family, and for the whole TAC community.
A couple reflections on the life of Dr. McArthur: