Eight novices from three different sectors of Holy Cross in India professed their First Vows on May 31. The following day 20 new men were received into the Novitiate.
The Bangladeshi government approved the founding of Notre Dame University in Dhaka. The new University hopes to begin accepting students in August 2013.
Holy Cross School in Agartala achieved a 100-percent pass rate for its 10th graders for the 14th time since 1982. Several high achievers were tribal students.
Fifteen Holy Cross brothers from India and Bangladesh are in the Philippines on a three-week renewal program entitled “To be Refashioned by God’s Creating Grace.”
Almost 180 lay people, including 50 youth, joined the Congregation's religious in Chile for the ninth annual day of reflection on Holy Cross' work in the country.
Stonehill College on May 17 elected Rev. John Denning, C.S.C., its tenth President. Denning succeeds Rev. Mark T. Cregan, C.S.C., who has been President since 2000.
Rev. Richard V. Warner, C.S.C., received a Doctor of Humane Letters, Honoris Causa, and was the principal speaker at the Commencement Exercises of Holy Cross College.
Br. Augustus Mensah, C.S.C., and Br. David Kpobi, C.S.C., professed Final Vows in Holy Cross on Saturday, April 27. The celebration was held at the District Center in Brafoyaw.
"Holy Cross Education: Who Are We Today?" was the theme the Holy Cross Institute's 2013 Convocation. Over 200 administrators, board members, and faculty attended.
Bishop Daniel R. Jenky ordained to the priesthood Brian C. Ching, C.S.C., Mark F. DeMott, C.S.C., and Jarrod M. Waugh, C.S.C., in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Saturday.
Br. Kyomuhendo, C.S.C., the new Headmaster of Holy Cross Lake View, joins Br. Bailanda, C.S.C., and Br. Tumwine, C.S.C., in leadership at Holy Cross secondary schools in Uganda.
Thomas Xavier Gomes, C.S.C., professed Final Vows at the Oratory of St. Joseph on March 20. From Bangladesh, Gomes is in Montreal to study theology and work at the Oratory.
Although Montreal was blanketed in snow, pilgrims still came in large numbers to the Oratory to celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph, completing a novena begun March 10.
On St. Joseph's Feast Day, Br. Jonathan Beebe, C.S.C., reflects on the significance of this humble, quiet saint for us today in a world that is anything but silent.
Seven seminarians in India made their profession of Final Vows on February 8. The following day all seven were ordained deacons by Bishop Valerian D’Souza.
Archbishop Gerhard L. Müller, Prefect for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, visited and spoke at Moreau Seminary in the United States.
Br. Sattya Richard Purification, C.S.C., became the 10th brother in Bangladesh to profess Final Vows in the previous two months. All 10 are members of the St. Joseph Province.
The Congregation gathered in Port-au-Prince to celebrate the dedication of Ensemble Scolaire Père Basile Moreau, which had been destroyed in the 2013 earthquake.
On the Feast of Blessed Moreau, the founder of the Congregation of Holy Cross, Rev. James King, C.S.C., writes on his legacy of a familial approach to education.
January 17 the Congregation inaugurated the Institut Supérieur Marcel Bédard in Haiti. The Institute aspires to be a national model for the certification of high school teachers.