Recently Ordained Alumnus Looks Forward to Parish Ministry

Rev. Stephen Rooney ’17C’s mother hoped for one of two things for her children: either marry a good Catholic man or woman or join the religious life. After much discernment, which included four years of undergraduate studies at St. John’s University, Fr. Rooney opted for the priesthood—a choice he has never regretted.  

Rev. Stephen Rooney ’17C