Holy Cross Jubilees

Holy Cross Jubilees


    Each year in May, the United States Province recognizes its Jubilarians. Priests and brothers commemorating 25th, 50th, 60th, 65th or 70th anniversaries of ordination or religious profession, gather for Mass and dinner with their friends and family to celebrate their years of love and service to the Church.

    On May 24, 2019 the following men celebrated their Jubilees:

    Seventieth Anniversary of Ordination
    Rev. George Bernard, C.S.C.
    Rev. Robert Pelton, C.S.C.

    Rev. Richard Timm, C.S.C.
    Sacred Heart of Jesus Province, Bangladesh

    Sixty-fifth Anniversary of Ordination
    Rev. Richard Laurick, C.S.C.
    Rev. Patrick Maloney, C.S.C.
    Rev. Charles Wallen, C.S.C.

    Sixtieth Anniversary of Ordination
    Rev. Robert Austgen, C.S.C.
    Rev. James Blantz, C.S.C.
    Rev. John Ford, C.S.C.
    Rev. John Keefe, C.S.C.
    Rev. Joseph Long, C.S.C.

    Fiftieth Anniversary of Ordination
    Rev. Joseph Carey, C.S.C.
    Rev. Leonard Collins, C.S.C.
    Rev. Richard Conyers, C.S.C.
    Rev. Thomas King, C.S.C.
    Rev. Richard Zang, C.S.C.

    Fiftieth Anniversary of First Vows
    Br. Thomas Giumenta, C.S.C.

    Twenty-fifth Anniversary of Ordination
    Rev. Jeffrey Cooper, C.S.C.
    Rev. John Dougherty, C.S.C.
    Rev. Robert Dowd, C.S.C.
    Rev. William Lies, C.S.C.
    Rev. Jorge Mallea, C.S.C.
    Rev. Joseph Moyer, C.S.C.
    Rev. John Patrick Riley, C.S.C.
    Rev. David Scheidler, C.S.C.
    Most Rev. William Wack, C.S.C.

    Below is a video of this year's Jubilee Mass.

    Photos of the 2019 Jubilee can be found here.

    A book of autobiographies and biographies that reflect the Jubilarians’ years in religious life, working to make God “known, loved and served” through Holy Cross schools, parishes and missions around the world, is produced each year. Please find an archive of books from previous years below.

    Jubilee 2018
    Jubilee 2017
    Jubilee 2016
    Jubilee 2015
    Jubilee 2014
    Jubilee 2013
    Jubilee 2012
    Jubilee 2011
    Jubilee 2010
    Jubilee 2009
    Jubilee 2008

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