Monday morning began with a brisk walk up to  the Janiculum. The vista boasts one of the best views of Rome. Afterwards, we trekked down the hill into Trastevere. The […]

June 18, 2018


Top Five Highlights (Week of June 3):
 It’s difficult to have a “Top 5” list of highlights for the week, since there have been so many awesome things going on […]

June 13, 2018

Postcards from Rome: 2018 Vlog

Today’s video is our first in a series of video updates from The Rome Experience Class of 2018. Seminarian Caleb de la Rosa (Diocese of Brownsville) shares highlights from […]

June 12, 2018

Alumni News | Archdiocese of Los Angeles Welcomes New Priests

PHOTO: Fr. Matthew Wheeler and Fr. Pedro Saucedo, Jr. in Rome, 2014 The staff and faculty of The Rome Experience congratulate Fr. Pedro Saucedo, Jr. (RE ’14) and Fr. Matthew […]

June 8, 2018

2018 Pilgrimage to Nettuno, Italy

On Friday, June 8th, the Class of 2018 will make a special excursion to Nettuno and Anzio. Each year, we include an excursion to these towns so that the seminarians […]

June 7, 2018

“Heart of a Priest, Heart of a Pastor” | Postcards from Rome 2018

We arrived in Ars, France at about 1:00 a.m. on Tuesday after an adventure-filled journey that included a surprise flight cancellation and unexpected overnight stay in Madrid, Spain. We made […]

June 4, 2018

First Day of Classes 2018

On Monday, June 4th, the Class of 2018 participated in the welcome and first day of classes in the Eternal City. Today was their introduction to the course “The Human […]

June 4, 2018

Alumni News | “I love being a priest.”

[Fr. Gervan Menezes, RE’2013] May 4, 2018 by Andy Telli, Tennessee Register At the Seminarian Education Dinner and Auction in recent years, one of the most popular items has been […]

June 4, 2018

The Sacred Heart of Jesus & The Priesthood

During the first week of The Rome Experience, the seminarians travel to France where they make their spiritual retreat in Ars, the village of the great role model for priests, […]

June 1, 2018

Alumni News | Priestly Ordinations in May 2018

[Photo: Ordination of Fr. Daniel Daza-Jaller (RE’2014), Diocese of Palm Beach, Florida] The Board, faculty, benefactors, and staff of The Rome Experience offer their congratulations and prayers for the following […]

June 1, 2018

A Novena for Priestly Ordination

In preparation for the ordination of their new priests, the faithful of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati were invited to pray a Novena for Priestly Ordination that was lead by the […]

June 1, 2018

Alumni News | Four New Priests for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati

Congratulations to Fr. Craig Best, Fr. Jarred Kohn, Fr. Andrew Smith, and Fr. Jacob Willig on their ordination to the priesthood! They were ordained for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati by […]

May 31, 2018