New Gaels Gather for Welcome Mass 2012

Opening procession at the 2012 Welcome MassHundreds of entering Saint Mary's students and their parents gathered on Aug. 23 for a special Welcome Mass. After a welcome by Brother Michael Murphy, director of Mission & Ministry, the congregants heard a homily by Father Sal Ragusa, assistant director of liturgy; a reflection on the liberal arts by Brother Charles Hilken; and a reflection on Lasallian values by senior Molly Allen. Brother President Ronald Gallagher then delivered the parting remarks and invited the congregants to the Farewell Dinner.

Read Father Sal's homily.

Read Brother Charles's reflection on the liberal arts.

Read Molly Allen's speech on what it means to be Lasallian.