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Andre House: A new year

Posted by Fr. Eric Schimmel, C.S.C. on

Believe it or not, August is already upon us! And with August comes the new season for our Spes Unica blog. We have secured a great line-up of regular contributors for this year, the majority of whom are new to Spes Unica to broaden and deepen the picture we give you of Holy Cross and more...

Seminarian Summer: The Music Man

Posted by Mr. Dennis Strach on

Today, after a little break, we continue our series exploring how our seminarians continue their preparations for priesthood and religious life even during the summers. We hear today from Dennis Strach who just finished his candidate year at Moreau and will be heading to the Novitiate in the...

Happy Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Posted by Fr. Bob Epping, C.S.C. on

Today the Congregation of Holy Cross celebrates one of its patronal feast days, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The Sacred Heart is the special feast day of all the priests and seminarians of Holy Cross. To help us celebrate this day, we are posting a reflection written by Fr. Bob...

Seminarian Summer: It's All Latin to Me

Posted by Mr. Karl Romkema on

Summer is upon us, and although our seminarians are out of their regular classes, they still stay pretty busy. Over the next several weeks, we will check in with some of them to see what's keeping them busy for the Lord this summer and how they are using this time to continue to prepare to...

Assembly 2011: Men with Hope to Bring

Posted by Fr. Eric Schimmel, C.S.C. on

This past week, over 350 Holy Cross priests and brothers gathered together for an assembly at Notre Dame. In Holy Cross, assemblies, which some have described as akin to family reunions, are a chance for all of us who are scattered across the country – and really across the world &ndash...

Baby Priest Camp

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

Basically every summer, all Holy Cross priests in the United States who have been ordained for five years or less gather for the Early Years Workshop. These days of prayer, faith sharing, and fellowship at our Holy Cross Center in La Porte, IN, offer a wonderful opportunity for our young priests...

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