Tag Archives: St. Joseph House

A Shared Seder Meal

Brother Pozz organized a Seder meal for the community. Before the start of the Easter Triduum last week, Brother Pozz organized a Seder meal for the community. The Seder meal mimicked the traditional Jewish Seder meal to remind us about the Jewish origins... Read More

Easter at Columba Hall

We spent Easter at Columba Hall, the retired community of brothers on the Notre Dame campus. After Mass, a reception followed and then the big Easter lunch. It’s always fun spending time with the retired Brothers. They are full of wisdom, experience,... Read More

Birthday Celebrations!

On Thursday of last week, we celebrated the recent birthdays of two brothers from St. Joseph House – Bro. Jony and Bro. Jesus. We went bowling and, also had some pizza and ice cream. It was a lot of fun, especially for Bro. Jony. It was his first... Read More

Kickoff to Holy Week

As we kick off Holy Week, we commemorate the triumphant arrival of Christ in Jerusalem. The St. Joseph House visited the Shrine of Christ’s Passion on Saturday before Palm Sunday. The Shrine is made up of 40 life-size bronze statues that make up... Read More

Reflection for the Beginning of Lent

“Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart” (Joel 2:12). As the Church enters the liturgical season of Lent in preparation for the celebration of the Paschal Mystery, the death and resurrection of Christ, the Holy Cross brothers... Read More

Mardi Gras at St. Joseph House!

Mardi Gras at St. Joseph House! On Tuesday, the St. Joseph House celebrated Mardi Gras with a fun dinner. Several brothers collaborated for the event and made an assortment of desserts and treats, including the traditional pancake meal. We are fortunate... Read More

Corby Night at the University of Notre Dame

On Wednesday evening February 22, brothers and aspirants of St. Joseph House attended an event at the University of Notre Dame called ‘Corby Night.’ This event is held each semester at Corby Hall, which is the residence of Holy Cross priests... Read More

Holy Cross in Action, 8,000 Miles Away

Over the winter break, Postulant Dustin Nelson and Aspirant Jacob Eifrid traveled to India with a group of Holy Cross College students and professors through a program sponsored by the Center for Global Perspectives. Now that they have returned to... Read More

Staying Up Late!

It’s just after midnight and I am ready to go to bed. While other college students are just starting the night I walk to my dorm room anxious to sleep. Walking into the St. Joseph house I run into my fellow aspirant Brandon Turk. A simple “goodnight”... Read More

Discernment Opportunities

My name is Brandon Turk and I am an aspirant in the formation house at Holy Cross College. While staying in this formation house I have been provided with a wide variety of discernment opportunities. One such opportunity had arisen over a dinner conversation.... Read More