|Tuesday, March 18, 2014 will be the 50th anniversary of the death of Fr. Joseph O'Callahan SJ, the former Holy Cross professor and famed Navy chaplain who was the first chaplain to receive the Medal of Honor. |
The 12:05 Mass that day will be celebrated in memory of Fr. O'Callahan. Fr. Robert Keane SJ, Special Assistant for Mission who recently completed 23 years as a Navy chaplain, will preside and preach at the Mass.
Following the Mass, at approximately 12:45 PM, there will be a simple wreath-laying ceremony at the grave of Fr. O'Callahan in the Jesuit Cemetery.
All are welcome.