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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...

Saint Andre: Cartoon Hero

Posted by Holy Cross Vocations US Province on

The press keeps coming for our first canonized Holy Cross saint, Saint André Bessette. Recently, he was featured in a cartoon in Venture magazine for children. We are pretty sure that Saint André never dreamed that he would be a cartoon hero, but today he is – and so much more.

Learning the Ropes: More For Us to Learn

Posted by Mr. Brian Ching, C.S.C. on

Mr. Brian Ching, C.S.C., our faithful blog correspondent this year from St. John Vianney in Goodyear, AZ, has checked in with his last post. As he explains in the post, he has finished his pastoral intership there and is moving back to Moreau Seminary to finish his final year of formal studies...