Fr. Jenkins Honors Fr. Corby

Stephanie Gattman | June 27, 2013 | Congregation of Holy Cross

Fr Jenkins blesses the statue of Fr Corby at Gettysburg - feature

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., President of the University of Notre Dame, recently visited Gettysburg , Pa., to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War battle and the role Rev. William Corby, C.S.C., played in it.

Fr. Jenkins blessed a statue of Fr. Corby, who was a Union Army Chaplain with the 88th New York Volunteer Infantry (nicknamed the Irish Brigade), said Mass and spoke to the ND Club of Gettysburg on June 22 in Gettysburg National Military Park.

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Read the full text of Fr. Jenkins's address to the Notre Dame Club of Gettysburg

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