The Pontifical North American College

December 10, 2015

Immaculate Conception 2015

On December 8, 2015 the College community celebrated the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, the patronal feast day of the College and of the United States. Cardinal Levada said Mass, and a banquet followed. More details here.

Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception was celebrated by His Eminence William Cardinal Levada ('62, C '69).
Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception was celebrated by His Eminence William Cardinal Levada (’62, C ’69).
Rev. Mr. Greg Gerhart proclaims the Gospel on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.
Rev. Mr. Greg Gerhart proclaims the Gospel on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.
Cardinal Levada celebrates Mass. "Behold the Lamb of God."
Cardinal Levada celebrates Mass. “Behold the Lamb of God.”
After Mass, the College community, along with guests and friends, gathered for a banquet to celebrate the patronal feast day of the College and of the United States.
After Mass, the College community, along with guests and friends, gathered for a banquet to celebrate the patronal feast day of the College and of the United States.
Rev. Peter Harman is pictured here in front of an image of Our Lady, given special prominence for this great Marian feast day.
Rev. Peter Harman is pictured here in front of an image of Our Lady, given special prominence for this great Marian feast day.
Rev. Mr. Daniele Russo makes a toast to the College during the community banquet in celebration of the Immaculate Conception.
Rev. Mr. Daniele Russo makes a toast to the College during the community banquet in celebration of the Immaculate Conception.