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Forever Holy Cross

Posted by Holy Cross Vocations US Province on

Tomorrow, Paul Ybarra, C.S.C., will take his final vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, in the Congregation of Holy Cross. The Mass of final profession will take place in the Basilica of the Sacred on the campus of the University of Notre Dame.

It All Adds UP: A 30-Foot Gorilla

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

Fr. Charlie McCoy, C.S.C., was ordained to the priesthood April 18, 2009, at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. While the oils were still drying on his hands, he was sent to the University of Portland to teach in the math department (as he has a PhD in math from Notre Dame) and to be a priest in...

Into Africa: Coming out of Left Field

Posted by Fr. Pat Neary, C.S.C. on

After ten years working at Moreau Seminary, Fr. Pat Neary, C.S.C., answered the call in June to become rector of the Holy Cross Formation House in Nairobi, Kenya. In this series, "Into Africa," Fr. Pat will chronicle his missionary adventures with Holy Cross in East Africa. In this first...

Gone Camping -- Part IV

Posted by Mr. Matthew Kuczora, C.S.C. on

Deer Porte, the annual seminarian camp, came to end earlier this morning as the seminarians packed up and headed back to Notre Dame for final preparations for the academica year. Credit for the successful camp this year really goes to Matt Kuczora, the third-year seminarian who served as the...

Gone Camping -- Part III

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One of our Old Collegians continues our reporting from the annual seminarian camp: Deer Porte has been going really well and has been an excellent way to transition into the school year. Rather than jumping from home right into school, camp has allowed us to get back into the rhythm of community...