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Trusting in Divine Providence

Posted by Mr. Charlie Skinner on

Old College seminarian Charlie Skinner shares some of his spiritual reflections from seminarian orientation. This year's theme was "Trusting in Divine Providence." Charlie observes how the Blessed Virgin Mary is the best example of that trust.

Universal Languages

Posted by Fr. Charlie McCoy, C.S.C. on

Fr. Charlie McCoy, C.S.C., reflects on his time doing mathematics research in Bulgaria over the summer, and shares insights on how his ministry as a professor and scholar, and his vocation as a Catholic priest can mutually inform one another.

The Boys of Summer

Posted by Fr. Tony Szakaly, C.S.C. on

Fr. Tony Szakaly, C.S.C. reflects on summertime at Stonehill College Holy Cross community. This summer four Moreau seminarians spend their ministry placement living with the local religious community and working at nearby apostolates.

Taken for Granted

Posted by Mr. Tim Mouton, C.S.C. on

Temporarily Professed seminarian Mr. Tim Mouton, C.S.C. is spending his summer ministry placement near Stonehill College at My Brother's Keeper. This ministry brings much needed aid to others in the Name of Jesus Christ. "In the work of the Keeper, this vision, this reality of seeing each person...

Summer School in Vows

Posted by Mr. Chase Pepper, C.S.C. on

As one of the "lucky few" spending his summer in school, Mr. Chase Pepper, C.S.C., a temporarily professed seminarian, writes about he and his classmates are learning how to live together in community at Old College. "It has been a unique experience because we are the ones responsible for...

Different Place, Same Mission

Posted by Mr. Dennis Strach on

"Before I arrived in Perú, I prepared myself for a unique experience," writes Mr. Dennis Strach, C.S.C., from his summer ministry placement. "I knew that there would be many new things to look forward too -- different types of foods, different styles of music, dance, and dress. To be...

Why do I teach? ... I Am What I Do

Posted by Fr. Jeffrey Cooper, C.S.C. on

"Why do I teach?" That is the question that Fr. Jeff Cooper, C.S.C., reflects upon and tries to answer in this blog post. An Assistant Professor of Theology at the University of Portland, Fr. Jeff writes, "The short answer to that question is: I really don't know what else to do." The long...

HCFM Leads Global Rosary Rally for Priests

Posted by Mrs. Lucha Ramey on

On the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Holy Cross Family Ministries organized a Global Rosary Relay for Priests for Friday, June 7. More than 60 locations (some Holy Cross and Family Rosary locations) around the world prayed the Rosary, creating a prayer chain circling the globe.

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