Vocation E-news

New Blog Highlights Life at St. Joseph Discernment House

Living in Faith, a new discernment blog launched earlier this year provides an inside look at the joy, deep faith and community experienced by aspirants and postulants at St. Joseph Discernment House, the on-campus residence of the Brothers of Holy Cross... Read More

Holy Cross Students Experience Holy Cross Ministries in Texas

Notre Dame High School tweeted about the five-day Holy Cross immersion experience in San Antonio and Austin. For 11 juniors from Notre Dame High School in West Haven, CT the world of Holy Cross has grown a lot larger. The group of students, accompanied... Read More

Meet Brother Elmer Brummer, CSC

Science has made amazing progress over the past 60 years, and Brother Elmer has worked on the front lines — from the early days of computers to his work at the California Institute of Medical Research in San Jose. “At St. Edward’s University in... Read More

Welcome to our Vocation E-News – Issue III

Dear Friends, One of the great joys of being a Brother of Holy Cross is that no matter where I travel, whether it is a school in the Moreau or Midwest provinces or a ministry located thousands of miles away, every Holy Cross community feels like home.... Read More

Project Hope Turns 7 and Expands to Uganda

Project Hope celebrates its seventh year and the Extraordinary Holy Year of Mercy. The annual contest, sponsored by the Brothers of Holy Cross, also became an international competition this year. For the first time, students from the Holy Cross Lakeview... Read More

Discerning a Vocation Includes Life Changing Trip to India

For most people, moving from San Antonio, TX to South Bend, IN is a major life adjustment, but for Postulant John Sebastian Gutierrez, Holy Cross communities are warm and welcoming wherever you land in the world. “It’s been wonderful, I feel at home,”... Read More

Welcome to our Vocation E-News – Issue II

June 1, 2015 Dear Friends, Many young people, having just now graduated from high school or college, are asking themselves a similar question, “What’s next?” Often, the answer is more studies or finding a good job (one that can help pay off those... Read More

The Vocation to Religious Brotherhood

An Essential Call to Be “Brother to All” Bro. Thomas Frey, CSC From whence does the vocation to religious brotherhood take its origin? A case can be made for the truth that St. Joseph by his very vocation to live poverty, chastity and obedience in... Read More

Finding Great Joy in Religious Life

Bro. Bill Nick, CSC, under a portrait of Blessed Father Basil Moreau, CSC, founder of the Congregation of Holy Cross. Great things can happen in more than a half century of service to the Catholic Church and Holy Cross Brother William (Bill) Nick is living... Read More

Project Hope

This year’s Project Hope was an amazing success! With nearly 600 entries representing 10 Holy Cross schools from California to Connecticut, we received brilliant essays, films, artwork, and music all centered on this year’s theme: “Wake up the World!”... Read More