The Order of the Holy Cross has a new Superior! Br. Robert James Magliula OHC was elected on Thursday, June 8 by all professed members of our international Order gathered at the Annual General Meeting at Holy Cross Monastery in the Upper Hudson Valley. Br. Robert James was installed in office on Saturday June 10 by the outgoing Superior, Br. Robert Sevensky OHC. He will serve for an initial six year term. He brings to his new office years of experience as a chaplain, parish priest, therapist, artist and monastic. He was a member of the OHC monastic community in South Africa for five years, where he served as Principal of our Holy Cross School. Most recently he has served as local Vocations Director and Novice Master for the community at Holy Cross Monastery.
Brother Robert James Magliula makes his Vow as newly elected Superior of the Order of the Holy Cross before outgoing Superior Br. Robert Sevensky.
Brother Robert James takes his place in the Superior’s stall in the Monastic Church of St. Augustine at Holy Cross Monestary.
The group photograph of members of the Order of the Holy Cross at the 2017 Annual General Meeting, including all members of our community at Holy Cross Priory in Toronto.