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The Congregation of St. Basil, also known as the Basilian Fathers, is a vibrant community of priests, students for the priesthood, and lay associates. We are an apostolic community whose members profess simple vows. We seek the glory of God, especially in the works of education and evangelization. We welcome you to share our prayer and to know the love and mercy of God.

Welcome

The Congregation of St. Basil, also known as the Basilian Fathers, is a vibrant community of priests, students for the priesthood, and lay associates. We are an apostolic community whose members profess simple vows. We seek the glory of God, especially in the works of education and evangelization. We welcome you to share our prayer and to know the love and mercy of God.

“Teach me Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge” Psalm 119

The Basilian motto is derived from Psalm 119 (originally Psalm 118). In the late nineteenth century, Charles Vincent, a Basilian priest who was one of the founders of what would later become St. Michael’s College, brought the Latin motto to the Congregation of St. Basil:

Bonitatem et disciplinam et scientiam doce me.

Our motto is a biblical reminder of our role as a teaching community and the simple, foundational importance of goodness and discipline in our celebration of God.

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Padres Basilianos Colombia

Check out the new webpage for the Basilians who minister in Colombia –

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Winter 2017 Collegium

Fr. Leo Hetzler, CSB reflects on the meaning behind the recently discovered Spire Collection at St. John Fisher College. Read the article on..

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Basilian High Schools Ranked Among Top Catholic Schools

Congratulations to Detroit Catholic Central High School and St. Thomas High School that were ranked among top Catholic schools by Niche. #STH..

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Vocation Discernment Retreat on March 4 in Houston, Texas

Join the Basilian Fathers for their #Vocation Retreat Day on March 4 in Houston, TX. #discernment #religiouslife

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