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Peace

Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace Fr. Chaminade ministered in a time of fear, violence and division after the French Revolution and was influenced by the call for Fraternity, Liberty and Equality. We too, in this time of fear, violence, and division, must come together as a people of faith in need of healing …

Society of Mary to withdraw from St. Anthony’s Parish, Maui

The Society of Mary (Marianists,) an international congregation of Catholic priests and brothers, announced today that it is withdrawing from St. Anthony's Parish on the Hawaiian island of Maui, effective July 1, 2021. The departure results from multiple factors, including a declining and aging population of priests and brothers in the congregation. As part of …

Vows

Bro. Allen Pacquing Professes Perpetual Vows Bro. Allen Agpaoa Pacquing professed perpetual vows in the Society of Mary (Marianists) on Oct. 3, 2020, at Guadalupe Chapel on the campus of St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Fr. Oscar Vasquez, provincial of the Marianist Province of the United States, presided at the Eucharist and received …

USCCB and Voting

USCCB and Voting In preparation for the upcoming elections. The USCCB has release an updated version of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility. Click here: https://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/faithful-citizenship/upload/forming-consciences-for-faithful-citizenship.pdf

Ordination

SOCIETY OF MARY CELEBRATES TWO ORDINATIONS On Aug. 22, the Feast of the Queenship of Mary, the Marianist Province of the United States celebrated the ordinations of Fr. Michael Chiuri, S.M., and Fr. Brandon Paluch, S.M., during a Mass at Our Lady of the Pillar Parish in St. Louis. Most Reverend Kevin W. Vann, bishop …

Racism

Marianist Province Condemns Racism In the wake of the tragic death of Mr. George Floyd and the protests it has sparked in communities throughout the United States, the Marianist Province of the United States is calling for prayers and commitment to actions that eliminate the sin of systemic racism. The Marianist Province of the United …

Healing

A Journey Towards Healing The Marianist Province has released a list of names of those found to have sexually abused a minor. Please go to marianist.com/healing.

Covid

Coronavirus: Communion in Solitude In these challenging times of uncertainty, please know that you are not alone. The coronavirus is impacting us all as individuals, families, school and faith communities. As Marianists, we have always embraced adaptation and change; it is one of the core characteristics of a Marianist education. Blessed Chaminade said, “New times …