Posts in category Priests

Creation of the Clerical Association ...

Paris, 30 August 2017 For the attention of all members of the Emmanuel Community, Dear brothers and sisters, Today at 2 pm, the creation of the Clerical Association of the Emmanuel Community will be made public. We wanted to give you in slight advance these important news for the community. The Congregation for the Clergy […]

Fr. Dominique de Lafforest – La...

Fr. Dominique de Lafforest from Brittany, France (on mission in Larchmont, NY) Fr. Dominique was born and raised in Brittany, France (NW region of France). He studied in England and graduated from Sorbonne University in Paris in 1968. He began teaching English and Breton and remained a teacher for 12 years (1968-1980). He also worked in […]

Msgr. Thomas Petrillo – Larchmo...

Msgr. Thomas Petrillo – Larchmont, NY Msgr. Thomas Petrillo was born in Brooklyn, NY on April 6, 1957. He grew up Catholic and attended Catholic schools his whole life. In first grade he decided that “he wanted to be a priest.” However, by Junior High School he had already dropped the idea of priesthood altogether. […]

Fr. Sean Maher – Dracut, MA

Fr. Sean Maher – Dracut, MA

Fr. Sean Maher—Dracut, MA Fr. Sean grew up in Ireland in County Kerry, the southwest coast of Ireland. He came to the U.S. as an adult and entered St. John’s Seminary in Boston, MA. Fr. Sean had a typical Catholic-Irish upbringing. He prayed the rosary and Angelus every day with his family and attended Catholic school. […]

Fr. Andrew Brinkman – St. Paul,...

Fr. Andrew Brinkman – St. Paul, MN.

Fr. Andrew R. Brinkman–St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN. Fr. Andrew was born on the Huron River in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He studied at the University of Saint Thomas in the Saint John Vianney College Seminary in Minnesota. His majors were philosophy and Catholic Studies. He then spent a year with the Emmanuel Community in Namur, Belgium and then four […]

Fr. Kevin Manthey – Farmington,...

Fr. Kevin Manthey – Farmington, MN

  Fr. Kevin Manthey—-Farmington, MN. Father Kevin is the son of Jim and Ann Manthey  and has one brother, Greg Manthey. Once he graduated Farmington High School he went on to St. John Vianney College Seminary. He received a .B.A. in philosophy and Catholic Studies, University of St. Thomas. The first time he had ever considered […]

L’abbé Martin Lagacé-Québec, Ca...

L’abbé Martin Lagacé-Québec, Canada

  Father Martin Lagacé, priest of the Emmanuel Community in Quebec, Canada. Vicar of Paroisse Saint-Thomas-d’Aquin, Québec

L’abbe Alexandre Julien-Québec,...

L’abbe Alexandre Julien-Québec, Canada

  Father Alexandre Julien is a priest of the Emmanuel Community in Quebec, Canada.   Vicar of Paroisse Saint-Thomas-d’Aquin, Québec

L’abbé Brice Petitjean-Québec, ...

L’abbé Brice Petitjean-Québec, Canada

Fr. Brice Petitjean, Priest of the Emmanuel Community in Quebec, Canada. Pastor of Paroisse Saint-Thomas-d’Aquin, Québec