Two members of the St. Thomas of Villanova Province are the most recent graduates of the Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, Illinois: Brothers Aldo Potencio, O.S.A. and Javier Aguilar, O.S.A.
SAVE THE DATE! Join us at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in Speakers’ Corner of Falvey Memorial Library for the Alfred F. Mannella and Rose T. Lauria-Mannella Endowed Distinguished Speaker Series lecture featuring the Very Rev. Michael Di Gregorio, OSA, Prior Provincial. Father Di Gregorio's talk, “The Birth of a Mission to South Philadelphia Italians: A Friar's Tale,” will focus on the formation of the Italian-Augustinian mission to the immigrants of Philadelphia at the start of the 20th century, including the challenges, opportunities and achievements. Light refreshments will be served.
The Augustinian Defenders of the Rights of the Poor (ADROP) will celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving and Fundraiser on Sunday March 5, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Corr Hall, Villanova University. The principal celebrant will be Michael Di Gregorio, O.S.A., Prior Provincial, Province of Saint Thomas of Villanova.
Following Mass, a brunch will be served at the Connelly Center on the University's campus.