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"The family that prays together stays together." - Venerable Patrick Peyton

Father Willy Raymond, C.S.C.

Father Willy Raymond, C.S.C. is President of Holy Cross Family Ministries. He entered Holy Cross Fathers in 1964. He earned a Bachelors in Philosophy from Stonehill College in 1967 and a Masters in Theology from the University of Notre Dame in 1971. In addition to English, Father Willy is conversant in French and Spanish. He's a native of Old Town, Maine and one of 12 children. He remains a diehard fan of the Boston Red Sox, even though he has served as Chaplain for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Why pray?

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross: Family Reflection Video

The Cross is just a piece of the puzzle…

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Healing the family

Rise and Stand in the Midst: Family Reflection Video

Jesus heals more than boo boos.

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Strengthening family unity

Follow Jesus's Word: Family Reflection Video

What makes us worthy of the Lord?

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Celebrating family life  |  Holy lives of inspiration

Mary, the Queen Mother: Family Reflection Video

“Mary, my Queen, my Mother” –Venerable Patrick Peyton

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Return to the Church

Christians Have a Problem: Family Reflection Video

Jesus said they could both pay temple tax, but what did that mean for the faith?

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Strengthening family unity

Grit on the Mountaintop: Family Reflection Video

  What is the “true grit” for the Christian life and family?

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