The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.


His Brother Remembers Father Gerard Senecal

  By Abbot Barnabas Senecal Fr. Barnabas Senecal is the younger brother of Father Gerard Senecal, who died on Jan. 19 and was buried on Jan. 26. Abbot Barnabas is a graduate [Read More...]

Remembering Fr. Gerard, a Kansas Shepherd With the ‘Odor of the Sheep’

Editor’s Note: A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled Monday, Jan. 26, at 10:30 in St. Benedict’s Abbey for Fr. Gerard Senecal, who served as a professor and president of Benedictine College [Read More...]

The Life and Legacy of a Professor, Monk and President

Benedictine College Mourns the Loss of Fr. Gerard Senecal ( July 27, 1929-Jan. 19, 2015) At Benedictine College’s website, this story is accompanied by a gallery of photos. Sunday Jan. 25, Reception [Read More...]

Father Gerard Senecal: A Kansas Shepherd

Last night around midnight Fr. Gerard Senecal passed away. He had suffered a stroke. Arrangements are pending. Fr. Gerard was an alumnus of the college, former President of Benedictine College, former Board [Read More...]