Holy Cross Students’ Home in Katapady is for candidates to the Congregation, while St. André Home in Sakalavara serves senior members.
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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.
Le Pèlerin is an innovative training center for spiritual guides that in addition to its formation program provides spiritual accompaniment to almost 1,000 people annually.
On April 13, two members of the Province made their Final Professions in Holy Cross, and the following day both were ordained deacons.
St. André Bessette was not only a humble, prayerful Holy Cross brother, but he is also the Congregation's first canonized saint.
Br. Joel Giallanza, C.S.C., teaches us St. André's recipe for holiness: believe, pray, serve and trust in God. It is one that all of us can follow.