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.

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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#ThrowbackThursday to Father Armand A Maurer, CSB in Florence, Italy. In 1949 Fr. Maurer was appointed as a fellow of the Pontifical Institute..

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In honour of the month of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, today’s #ThrowbackThursday is to this wall hanging belonging to Archbishop Dennis O’Connor,..

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Jesus, Lord, source of all Wisdom and Truth, teach us Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge, so that we might teach as you taught, serve as you..

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June 6, 2019 marks the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. Today our #tbt features this picture of Fr. William ‘Marty’ O’Toole, CSB who served in..

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