the morning surprised everyone with a steady and ominous looking
snowfall, the dedication and blessing of the congregation's long
awaited Bl. Gaetano Errico House of Studies in Fairfield Pennsylvania,
was joyously celebrated. Fr.Michael Messaro, Formation Director
and Novice Master presided at the ceremony that was to have been
conducted by Bishop Dattilo of the Diocese of Harrisburg who was
unable to attend because of the weather. Over 150 friends,
parishioners, members and staff of the congregation along with clergy
from the area and fellow seminarians
joined in celebrating the dedication and in praying for all those
students who will reside there.
The new residence named for the Founder of the Missionaries of the
Sacred Hearts can accommodate (continued on page 2)
Errico House of Studies in Fairfield, Pennsylvania.
Michael Messaro presides at the official dedication and blessing
of the Bl. Gaetano Errico House of Studies of the congregation in
the United States
first students who will reside in the Blessed Gaetano Errico House
of Studies…from left, Robert Malagesi, Bro Peter DiTomasso, Bro
Paul Importico and Frank Myers. Robert and Frank will begin
their Novitiate in June. Bro Peter and Bro Paul are currently
in temporary vows.