Three novices professed First Vows at the Holy Cross Novitiate at Lake Saaka on Sunday, July 16. Twelve new novices will be officially received on July 21.
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On November 20, 2016, Pope Francis named Patrick D'Rosario, C.S.C., Archbishop of Dhaka, to the College of Cardinals. His creation as the first Cardinal from Bangladesh is a tangible fruit of the Congregation's mission in East Bengal, which dates back to 1851.
Today, in the predominantly Muslim country of Bangladesh, Holy Cross is known for the excellence of its educational institutions and its solidarity with the poor.
Holy Cross Parish in the Diocese of Nongstoin, Meghalaya, was officially inaugurated and blessed on May 21, 2017.
Formators from Brazil, Chile, Haiti, Mexico, and Peru spoke primarily about the region's two Novitiates as they gathered in Campinas, Brazil, for three days.
Blessed Basile Moreau had a deep devotion to the Sacred Heart, and he consecrated the priests of Holy Cross to the precious Heart of Jesus.
Fr. Jimmy Mathew, C.S.C. helps us get to the "heart of the matter" when it comes to the Sacred Heart and our call as disciples of Jesus.