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Catholic Schools Week: "It's Who We Are"

Posted by Mr. Brogan Ryan on

Today we continue our celebration by hearing from Brogan Ryan who gave two years of his life teaching in Catholic schools through the Alliance for Catholic Education. Since its founding in 1994 by Fr. Scully and Fr. Sean McGraw, C.S.C., ACE has become the largest provider of Catholic school...

Catholic Schools Week: Bringing Hope

Posted by Fr. Tim Scully, C.S.C. on

From our founding, the Congregation of Holy Cross has been committed to Catholic Education as an essential part of the Church's mission of spreading the Good News and establishing God's Kingdom in this world. To mark Catholic Schools Week this year, we have a series of posts highlighting the...

Pope John Paul II: Living without Fear

Posted by Fr. Hugh Cleary, C.S.C. on

Together with the rest of the Church, we in Holy Cross celebrated the wonderful news on January 14 that Pope John Paul II would be beatified by his successor, Pope Benedict XVI, on the May 1, 2011 – Divine Mercy Sunday. To help us prepare for that grace-filled occasion, we asked the Holy...

It all Adds UP: Cracked-door Policy

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

Fr. Charlie McCoy, C.S.C., University of Portland math professor, resident priest, and blogger extraordinaire, has sent us his blog for January, and it is another marvelous one about letting the Lord be a guest in our lives. It reminds one of St. Andre Bessette and his ministry as a doorkeeper.

Happy Feast Day: Blessed Basil Moreau

Posted by Fr. Kevin Grove, C.S.C. on

A happy feast day to one and all, as all of us in the Holy Cross family celebrate the feast day of our founder, Blessed Basil Moreau. As celebrations take place throughout the world, we dive into the festivities on our blog with a reflection on Blessed Moreau as a man of prayer, written by Fr...