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Counting on each other's vocation

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

An inflatable, smiling gorilla and the Body of Christ. They might seem like an unusual pairing, but Fr. Charlie McCoy, C.S.C., Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of Portland, draws a connection between them to uncover the deeper truth about "the significance of our unique...

The 'Final Yes'

Posted by Mr. Mark DeMott, C.S.C. on

"Everything seemed "right" in my discernment," writes Mr. Mark DeMott, C.S.C., who will take Final Vows in Holy Cross on Saturday. "I love Holy Cross. Diverse experiences during these years of formation have confirmed my attraction to the ministries of teaching, pastoral ministry and service in...

With a Spirit of Fervor Sustain Me

Posted by Mr. David Halm, C.S.C. on

At the beginning of each academic year, all Holy Cross seminarians gather for a week in LaPorte, Ind., in a tradition that stretches back to the early 20th century. Mr. David Halm, C.S.C., served as "Mayor" of this year's seminarian orientation, which had as its theme: With a Spirit of Fervor...

Side-by-Side with Holy Cross

Posted by Mr. Andrew Polaniecki on

"I basically see as my vocation to be using my gifts and talents to work with the Congregation of Holy Cross and support its mission of educating minds and hearts," said Mr. Andrew Polaniecki. "Basil Moreau saw people discovering faith through the person of Christ, and specifically through the...

New Seminarians Arriving

Posted by Holy Cross Vocations on

Today Holy Cross welcome 16 postulants to Moreau Seminary, the largest class in over a decade, and four new young men to Old College Undergraduate Seminary. At the same time, at the Holy Cross Novitiate in Cascade, Colo., nine men who just completed their postulant year arrived to be formally...