July 15, 2020, marked the beginning of a year-long celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Brothers of Saint Joseph, now the Brothers of Holy Cross.
Below we share the wonderful resources available for your celebration, courtesy of the Congregation of Holy Cross, including the Midwest Province, the Moreau Province, the United States Province of Priest and Brothers, and a special thank you to the Brothers at Columba Hall for their contributions to “The Brothers of Saint Joseph: A Resource Manual” collected and collated by Ed Donnelly.
200th Anniversary of the Brothers of St. Joseph - Holy Cross Institute Webinar Series
Originally a 5-part webinar series, the series continues to expand and will run through the remainder of Spring 2021. To view the recordings of Webinars 1 thru 5 and beyond, please see our Programs page, or go to the Holy Cross Institute YouTube channel. The HCI YouTube channel also has recordings from past HCI Convocations and from other events. Please feel free to enjoy these videos at your convenience.
The Brothers of Saint Joseph: A Resource Manual for Religious Teachers and Campus Ministers
(PDF, 221 pages) (click title above to access the PDF)
He Went About Doing Good A collection of essays and photos celebrating the life and ministry of Father Jacques-Francois Dujarie. (A Holy Cross Institute publication, 38 pages)
The Brothers of St. Joseph by Brother George Klawitter, CSC. (Book, available in three formats, 254 pages)
Christian Education, Abridged, Illustrated by Blessed Father Basile Moreau, CSC (A Holy Cross Institute publication, 52 pages; 2013 edition.)
Part One of the original text, “Teachers and Students,” is presented in its entirety.
Part Two, dealing with the establishment of a school in the France of Father Moreau’s day, provides practical guidelines for maintaining a school and directives regarding content and instruction. This edition does not include the text of Part Two.
Excerpts from Part Three deal with the teaching of religion and the Christian formation of students.
This edition includes a discussion guide by Brother Stephen Walsh, C.S.C., and Brother Joel Giallanza, C.S.C.
The Greatness of Your Mission: Living the Legacy of Holy Cross Education. A collection of 14 essays written by leaders in the Congregation of Holy Cross, with reflections from modern day Holy Cross educators and leaders. (A Holy Cross Institute publication, 40 pages)
The Holy Cross Institute YouTube channel has many other videos from past HCI Convocations and from other events. Please feel free to enjoy these videos at your convenience.
The Foundation (English)
Brother Nich Perez, CSC, produced this brief film documentary to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the founding of the Brothers of Saint Joseph and their influence on the mission of Holy Cross today.
French: La Fondation - https://vimeo.com/433009028/ff146f6efa
Portuguese: A Fundação - https://vimeo.com/433007828/cf4d956657
Spanish: La Fundación - https://vimeo.com/433177433/6402dcdfaa
The Early Years Panel Discussion: In this video, Br. Phil Smith, Fr. Jim Connelly, and Br. George Klawitter deliver three short historical papers on the Brothers' early years. Includes information on lesser-known schools the Brothers ran in France and elsewhere under often difficult situations and large numbers of students. Shows how, despite the Brothers' shortcomings, they were used by God to His glory.
Congregation of Holy Cross Family
Congregation of Holy Cross (CSC Rome)
Vocation Office (CSC)
Moreau Province, Austin, TX
MidWest Province, Notre Dame, IN
United States Province of Priests and Brothers (USPPB), Notre Dame, IN
Vocation Office (USPPB)
International provinces, vicariates, and districts (Brothers & Priests only)
Marianites of Holy Cross, New Orleans, LA (includes international ministries)
Sisters of Holy Cross, Manchester, NH (includes international ministries)
Sisters of the Holy Cross, Notre Dame, IN (includes international ministries)
Holy Cross Ministries
Holy Cross Colleges and Universities
Holy Cross College, Notre Dame, Indiana
King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
St. Edward's University, Austin, Texas
St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana
Stonehill College, North Easton, Massachusetts
University of Holy Cross, New Orleans, Louisiana
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
University of Portland, Portland, Oregon
Holy Cross Schools - International
Colegio Dom Amando, Santarem, Brazil
Colegio Notre Dame, Campinas, Brazil
Colegio Santa Maria, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Colegio Santa Cruz Sao Paulo, Brazil
Saint George's College, Santiago, Chile
Colegio Nuestra Señora de Andacollo, Santiago, Chile
Colegio Fe y Alegria 25, Lima, Peru
For links to additional international schools, see the Congregation of Holy Cross Education Ministries list
For photos of international and US schools, see each school's website, or the Congregation of Holy Cross Photo Gallery: Education Around the World
Holy Cross Schools - United States
EAST COAST, USA
Academy of the Holy Cross, Kensington, Maryland
Bishop McNamara High School, Forestville, Maryland
Holy Cross High School, Flushing, New York
Holy Cross High School, Waterbury, Connecticut
Notre Dame High School, West Haven, Connecticut
St. Edmond's Academy, Wilmington, Delaware
Archbishop Hoban High School, Akron, OH
Cathedral High School, Indianapolis, Indiana
Gilmour Academy, Gates Mills, Ohio
Holy Trinity High School, Chicago, Illinois
Notre Dame College Prep, Niles, Illinois
St. Edward High School, Lakewood, OH
Cathedral School of Saint Mary, Austin, Texas
St. Ignatius, Martyr, Catholic School, Austin, Texas
San Juan Diego Catholic High School, Austin, Texas
Holy Cross School, New Orleans, Louisiana
Holy Cross School, San Antonio, Texas
WEST COAST, USA
Moreau Catholic High School, Hayward, California
Notre Dame High School, Sherman Oaks, California
St. Francis High School, Mountain View, California