2015 Holy Cross Ordination
Praying for Vocations
World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Final Vows Special Feature

Final Vows Special Feature

In this Final Vows Special Feature, six Holy Cross Seminarians share with us what brought them to the seminary,  their journey through formation, and their thoughts on professing their Final Vows.

Meet the Seminarians

2014-15 CSC Seminarians

Over 50 Holy Cross seminarians from across the country have heard the call to give over their lives in a more explicit way. Learn more about them through these profiles.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

There are often many questions that surface in considering a vocation to Holy Cross. Your questions may be similar to those answered here.  


Vocation Discernment Retreats

Retreats offered throughout the year provide time away to reflect prayerfully on God's call and to learn more about the Congregation of Holy Cross. Find out which one is right for you.


Pure Happiness

Owen Williams, Mr.

Old College

The joy that I felt for my brothers as they became priests of Jesus Christ in Holy Cross was overwhelming, and I am so happy for them as they begin their priestly ministry. Read More >

Sojourners in Rome

Mr. Robert Yanik

St Peters Square in Rome

This trek through Rome is an image of our longer journey as a pilgrim people treading the way to reconciliation with God. Read More >

Communion, not Separateness

Fr. Chase Pepper, C.S.C.

The Incredulity of St Thomas by Caravaggio

Thomas cries out on behalf of all people who know the pain of separated-ness. And without even knowing it, he identifies the source of healing for that pain. Read More >

2015 Ordination Exhortation

Bishop Daniel R. Jenky

Laying prostrate in the Basilica

Now, Matthew, David, Timothy, Stephen, Daniel, and Christopher, you are about to be raised to the Order of the Priesthood.  Read More >