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Introduction to Holy Apostles Online

December 17, AD 2014
Introduction to Holy Apostles Online

Check out a terrific introduction to Holy Apostles at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_Sd8XO3QS8&feature=youtu.be.  Please share the link with family, friends, and especially with those seeking a truly Catholic education. Many thanks to Shaun McAfee, producer,  T.J. Burdick, editor,  Dr. Daniel McInerny, script writer, Larry Lynn, photographer, as well as featured students, alumni, professors, and administration for creating such […]

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Finding money for college

December 13, AD 2014
Finding money for college

Next to finals week, one of the biggest challenges of college life is financing it. Unlike finals week, however, the search for funding never seems to end. I recently had a conversation with “resident pro” Debra Johnston of the Financial Aid Office at Holy Apostles College & Seminary to find out what advice she can […]

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Advent Reflections: Make the most of this holy season

December 1, AD 2014
Advent Reflections: Make the most of this holy season

Would you like to make this Advent a time of spiritual growth and meaningful preparation for Our Lord’s coming?  HACS is pleased to offer  a very special gift in order to do just that – a set of reflections based on the Mass readings, Church tradition, and wisdom of the saints, delivered daily throughout the season to your […]

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As Advent Nears: Behold Your Mother – A Biblical and Historical Defense of the Marian Doctrines

November 24, AD 2014
As Advent Nears: Behold Your Mother – A Biblical and Historical Defense of the Marian Doctrines

As we approach the blessed season of Advent, what a wonderful time to contemplate the very special place that Our Blessed Mother holds in our Catholic faith, and to deepen our understanding of who Our Lady truly is, both to us as individual believers and to the entire Church. Author Tim Staples, Director of Apologetics and […]

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COMING SOON: The Preaching of Pope Francis by Fr. Gregory Heille

November 19, AD 2014
COMING SOON: The Preaching of Pope Francis by Fr. Gregory Heille

Fr. Gregory Heille, OP,  vice-president and academic dean of the Aquinas Institute of Theology, has authored a new book entitled The Preaching of Pope Francis: Missionary Discipleship and the Ministry of the Word.  Fr. Heille explores the significant contributions of Pope Francis to both the theory and the practice of the ministry of preaching, and his book […]

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A Prayer Before Study

November 17, AD 2014
A Prayer Before Study

The importance of prayer in studying and tutoring has been mentioned frequently in these posts. Although this is by no means the last word on the topic, I hope that the following prayer of a master pray-er will help all of us prepare for a serene Fall 2014 Finals Week:   The “Ante Studium” (“Before […]

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2014 Pope John Paul II Bioethics Lecture will be available to our online community

November 11, AD 2014
2014 Pope John Paul II Bioethics Lecture will be available to our online community

As previously announced, Gary Krupp will deliver the 2014 Pope John Paul II Bioethics Lecture at Holy Apostles, entitled “Pope Pius XII and World War II: The Documented Truth” , which will examine  the war time record of Pope Pius XII and the substantial and successful efforts he put forth to save Jews during Fascist […]

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Student Council Fundraiser: Enjoy a Gourmet Dinner and Classical Music

November 6, AD 2014
Student Council Fundraiser: Enjoy a Gourmet Dinner and Classical Music

Friends and family of Holy Apostles are cordially invited to attend the Student Council Fundraiser to be held on-campus in Cromwell on November 22, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The evening will feature a gourmet Italian dinner followed by a classical concert, including works by Chopin, Brahms, Mozart and Schubert….a true feast for the senses! Deacon […]

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Faith and Science Webinar is available for viewing

November 4, AD 2014

Fr. Robert Spitzer’s October 28 webinar “Collaborating to Teach Science and Faith: Helping to stem the tide of increased skepticism among our young people”, is now archived and available for viewing at the registration site. Please visit http://tinyurl.com/faithsciencewebinar and follow the instructions to register. Anyone already registered can login by entering their email address.  After […]

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Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders – NOMINATIONS OPEN

November 3, AD 2014
Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders – NOMINATIONS OPEN

The Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders is now open for nominations. Each year the Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association awards four full scholarships for Masters of Arts degrees to extraordinary Catholic evangelists who have demonstrated excellence in leadership. The mission of Holy Apostles is to “cultivate Catholic leaders for evangelization.” […]

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For our online community: Understanding Abortion Workshop

October 31, AD 2014
For our online community: Understanding Abortion Workshop

Great news from Dr. Mahfood! The upcoming workshop series “Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings to Rational Thought”, which will be presented on-campus November 2 – 6 (please see an earlier post for details), will be available to our online community, too. The workshop will be webcast live on our HACS YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/HolyApostlesEdu)  and will […]

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Upcoming Workshop – Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings To Rational Thought

October 29, AD 2014

Kiki Latimer, co-author of Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings to Rational Thought will present a five-night continuing workshop on Sunday, November 2 through Thursday, November 6, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The sessions will be held on on-campus at Holy Apostles, in the Chapel Basement Auditorium. This very important program will help participants understand how […]

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Star Tutor Shares Tips

October 25, AD 2014
Star Tutor Shares Tips

For about a month now, Paul D. Turnley has been assisting a student with One Triune God, one of the Theology core courses. Even before he was matched with a student, Paul had been contributing to the nascent Tutoring Program by sharing resources and ideas for program success. It is high time to give this […]

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