Father Theodore Hesburgh to be honored in D.C.
Father Theodore Hesburgh will be honored at a special reception in Washington D.C. the fourth week of May.
Every member of Congress has been invited.
Notre Dame's president emeritus turns 96 on May 25 and is celebrating his 70th anniversary as a priest.
Hesburgh holds 150 honorary degrees, which is the most ever awarded to one person. He also received the Congressional gold medal.