Canonization of Brother Andre Bessette, C.S.C. (Oct 15 - 17)

Location: Rome, Italy

Brother Andre Bessette

Please join the University of Notre Dame for a special celebration of the life and ministry of Brother Andre Bessette, C.S.C. to be held in Rome with students, faculty, and staff.

Weekend Highlights

  • Presentation on the process of becoming a saint
  • Presentation on the life and ministry of Brother André
  • Group service activity in Rome
  • Prayer vigil
  • Celebration meal
  • Tickets to the canonization ceremony in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday, October 17
  • Reception following ceremony

Sponsored by the Center for Social Concerns.
Co-sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and the Rome Studies Program.

Participants include the Congregation of Holy Cross, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism, Department of American Studies, Office of International Studies, Office of Admissions, Alumni Club of Rome, and the ND Club of Europe.