Ordination 2016

On Saturday, April 2 at 2:00 p.m., the Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, conferred the Sacrament of Holy Orders on Matthew Hovde, C.S.C., and Dennis Strach II, C.S.C.  The Mass took place in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the campus of the University of Notre Dame.

We invite you to share in our celebration by viewing the videos and pictures below.

Video of the Ordination Mass:

 

 

Ordination Picture Gallery:

 

 

First Masses:

 

Fr. Dennis Strach II, C.S.C. gave the homily at his first Mass on the Second Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) from the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the Campus of the University of Notre Dame. The text of his first homily is also available.

 

Fr. Matthew Hovde, C.S.C. gave the homily at his first Mass on the Second Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) from the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the Campus of the University of Notre Dame. The text of his first homily is also available.