Church Life

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


In a recent article Cardinal Blase Cupich of Chicago shared some thoughts on the power of pilgrimage in Rome. Following are a few points for prayerful reflection, especially for those […]

November 19, 2018

“Pray the Holy Rosary Every Day” — Pope’s Invitation for October 2018

The Holy Father has decided to invite all the faithful, of all the world, to pray the Holy Rosary every day, during the entire Marian month of October, and thus […]

October 11, 2018

ALUMNI NEWS | “The Catholic Church is looking for (more than) a few good men”

Fr. Matthew Wheeler was recently featured in an article by NBC News on the decline of priestly vocations in the US.  Fr. Matthew was ordained to the priesthood this year […]

September 28, 2018

Special Podcast: “Jesus is Present in Peter’s Boat”

On this special podcast, Fr. Javier del Castillo, Vicar of Opus Dei in the Midwest (USA), offers a timely reflection on the current crisis in the Church and how we […]

September 21, 2018

Pray Earnestly & Work Daily on Personal Holiness

The following letter to the faithful regarding the ongoing sexual abuse crisis in the Church by Bishop Robert Morlino originally appeared in the Madison Catholic Herald. Most Rev. Robert C. […]

August 30, 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

Mary, Mother of the Church, pray for us!

On May 21st, the Monday after Pentecost, the Church celebrates for the first time the memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church: “Given the importance of the […]

May 21, 2018

A “Revolutionary” Thing: To Go Back to Our Roots

In Pope Francis’ recent Address to the Parish Priests of the Diocese of Rome, he explained: “It is possible to ‘progress by going backwards’, by searching out once again the […]

May 1, 2017


As pilgrims to Rome, The Rome Experience Class of 2016 will enjoy the extraordinary privilege of experiencing the grace of the Jubilee of Mercy and passing through the Holy […]

January 5, 2016


May the tenderness and closeness of God at Christmas fill your hearts with joy! Merry Christmas! The Board and Staff of The Rome Experience THE CLOSENESS OF GOD On […]

December 17, 2015


The Rome Experience invites our alumni, supporters, friends, and families to join us in a Novena to the Immaculate Conception in honor of the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception […]

November 25, 2015