Sign Up for SEND: An Assumption Tradition of Service, Immersion and Mission! SEND is Assumption’s primary opportunity for service/immersion travel. These trips, which take place during various University breaks, include domestic and international destinations. Students participating in the trips bond with classmates prior to the trip in preparatory meetings that… Read More »SEND Service/Immersion Mission Trips
A message from Br. Daniele: Calling all Hounds! Students from all class years are welcome to join us on the START Retreat Friday-Saturday October 21 – 22 Prindle Pond Conference Center (Charlton, MA) Spend time with us in a fun relaxed setting as we reflect on who we are and who… Read More »Kick-start your journey at Assumption with the START Retreat!
Augustinians of the Assumption are the caretakers of Saint-Peter in Gallicantu in Jerusalem, Israel. The shrine dedicated to Saint Peter is located in the Old City, and the property provides hospitality to more than 80 pilgrims at a time with many levels of accommodations. The community accepts long-term residents and… Read More »Catholic Mission in Jerusalem – an Interview with Father Cezar Andrei, A.A.
Meet the new FOCUS Missionaries at Assumption! Kevin Donkor and Paul Farruggia are Assumption’s two newest FOCUS missionaries, joining returning missionaries Alexine Siwy and Marie Volcko. Kevin, a graduate of the University of Notre Dame who previously served with FOCUS at Brown University, George Washington University and the University of… Read More »New FOCUS Missionaries at Assumption University
August 28, 2022 Renewal of Vows – Br. Rafael Ramos In last Thursday’s gospel (Mt 25, 1-13) we find a very important symbol, the oil that lit the lamps of these absent-minded virgins. The point is that this oil that is mentioned in the gospel has a non-transferable character, one… Read More »Bro. Rafa’s Renewal of Vows
On Sunday, August 28, 2022 on the Feast of St. Augustin, Br. Hugo Ballesteros, A.A renewed his vows with the Augustinians of the Assumption. Here is a reflection from Br. Hugo about the big day. On Sunday I wholeheartedly renewed the vows I made to follow Jesus Christ in my… Read More »Bro. Hugo’s Renewal of Vows
August 2022 My dear Friends, Good news from the school. In the attached article, written by Fr. Salvator Musande, the provincial treasurer of the Assumptionists in the Congo, who has been overseeing the progress of the school complex, you will find news of the ongoing development that is taking place.… Read More »BENI PROJECT UPDATE
A reflection of the day from Br. Daniele Caglioni, A.A: Here is a photo of me, Deacon Paul, our FOCUS missionaries Kevin, Paul, and Marie (missing Alexine), joined by some of our student leaders as we assisted with Move-In! It was a packed, intense day, but one that was also… Read More »Move in Day at Assumption University
Binh Nguyen spent his postulancy with the Assumpitonists community at St. Anne’s Shrine and St. Patrick’s Parish in Sturbridge, MA. His novitiate started on August 17, 2022 in Vietnam and it will come to an end on August 18, 2023. After its completion, he will return to the North American… Read More »Congratulations to our new novice, Binh Nguyen