One Year! (June 30, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, It’s hard to believe, but as of June 29th it will be exactly one year since my arrival here at Notre Dame. Time flies when you’re having fun! If I may begin with a word of gratitude above all, as I have said so many times, it has been…

Happy Pentecost

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Happy Pentecost! On this beautiful day we celebrate that moment when the Holy Spirit was poured out upon the first disciples. We celebrate that moment when the Holy Spirit descended like tongues of fire upon the disciples and gave them the courage and the strength to go out and…

Last Week of Easter (June 2, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Today we find ourselves entering the last week of the Easter season. It’s hard to believe that six weeks have already passed, but more than that it’s hard to think back to Good Friday and Lent. I know for myself, I couldn’t wait to break the fast and indulge…