ALUMNI NEWS | An Alum’s Royal Encounter

On October 13, 2019, Pope Francis celebrated the Holy Mass and Canonization of the Blesseds John Henry Newman, Giuseppina Vannini, Mariam Thresia Chiramel Mankidiyan, Dulce Lopes Pontes, and Marguerite Bays. […]

October 18, 2019


Alumni of The Rome Experience are invited to join us for: Thirty-Seventh Easter Seminar for Priests and Seminarians PREACHING IN SEASON & OUT OF SEASON: Evangelizing in a Culture of […]

September 23, 2019

Alumni News | Priest Ordinations 2019

The Board and staff of The Rome Experience congratulate the 18 alumni of The Rome Experience who were ordained to the priesthood this year. We assure you of our prayers […]

September 23, 2019


Applications are now being accepted for The Rome Experience 2020. If you know a seminarian who would benefit from this program, please share this information with him and encourage him […]

September 23, 2019

The Real Presence: Knowing What We Are Doing

Father Roger J. Landry September 12, 2019 – National Catholic Register On Sept. 6, I had the privilege to offer Mass for the 10,000th time as a priest. It’s a […]

September 23, 2019


Given the challenges of the priesthood in the USA, several bishops gathered together in 2007 to establish a program for the formation of their seminarians that would help them develop […]

August 14, 2019

“A Most Fitting End” | Postcards from Rome 2019

Reflection on Week 6 (June 24-30): “So your strength is failing you?…” St. Josemaria Escriva asks. His response: “Why don’t you tell your mother about it.” St. Josemaria continues, “She […]

July 5, 2019

“Grant Us That Same Courage” | Postcards from Rome 2019

Top highlights of the week (June 24-30): The Feast of St. John the Baptist Visit to the Congregation for Divine Worship St. Clemente and the Baroque Churches Feast of St. […]

July 2, 2019

2019 “Circle the Vatican” Race

Congratulations to Jared Samson (Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph)– First Place Winner of the 2019 “Circle the Vatican” Race! ABOUT THE ANNUAL RACE Several summers ago Fr. Eric Nielsen, Program […]

June 28, 2019

“A Servant-Like Heart” | Postcards from Rome 2019

Reflection on St. John Baptist de La Salle: Many people often times when they see something that they have great meaning or admiration towards, like a national anthem or a […]

June 28, 2019

“O God, your will is my paradise.” | Postcards from Rome 2019

Top highlights of the week (June 17-23): Got to see Pope Francis at his Wednesday Audience. By God’s providence, we were blessed with amazing seats that were very close. Did […]

June 24, 2019

“The Home of the Church on Earth” | Postcards from Rome 2019

Reflection on Week 4 (June 10-16): Among the many blessings during our time in Rome is the opportunity to pray and venerate the relics of many great saints that have […]

June 20, 2019