Reflections on St. Joseph

To celebrate this Year of St. Joseph be inspired by reading the reflections on St. Joseph written by priests and brothers in the Congregation of Holy Cross.

St Joseph Statue at Moreau Seminary

A Man of Self-Acceptance

Following in the footsteps of St. Joseph, Br. Nee Wayoe, C.S.C., invites us to practice self-acceptance to enable us to faithfully live up to our commitments.

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The Relevance of Silence in a Noisy World 

Br. John Badu Afum, C.S.C., reflects on how the silent witness of St. Joseph can help us to hear the Will of God today.


St Joseph Chapel

The Holy Cross Tradition

Fr. Claude Grou, C.S.C., the Rector of Oratory of St. Joseph in Montreal, Canada, reveals the place of St. Joseph in the Holy Cross Tradition.


St Joseph 3

Merciful Like the Father

Br. Ronald Almeida, C.S.C., invites us to reflect on the mercy that shines forth in the life of St. Joseph, so as to imitate it in our own lives.

St Joseph Oratory Stained Glass

A Witness of Love

Br. Paul Bednarczyk, C.S.C., explains how love was at the driving force of St. Joseph and is the core of all our vocations.

Joseph Patron

He is All of Us

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.