Fr. Robert Prevost, O.S.A., Named Vicar Provincial

The Rev. Robert F. Prevost, O.S.A., who, at the Post-Chapter meeting of the Province Council, was elected First Counselor and Vicar Provincial for the Province of Our Mother of Good Counsel.  The Vicar Provincial acts on behalf of the Prior Provincial's absence.

From left:  Rev. R. William "Bill" Sullivan, O.S.A., Fourth Provincial Counselor; Rev. Richard J. McGrath, O.S.A., Ph.D., Third Provincial Counselor; Very Rev. Bernard C. Scianna, O.S.A., Ph.D., Prior Provincial; Rev. Thomas R. McCarthy, O.S.A., Second Provincial Counselor; Brother Thomas P. Taylor, O.S.A., Province Secretary; and Rev. Robert F. Prevost, O.S.A., J.C.D., Vicar Provincial and First Provincial Counselor

From left:  Rev. R. William "Bill" Sullivan, O.S.A., Fourth Provincial Counselor; Rev. Richard J. McGrath, O.S.A., Ph.D., Third Provincial Counselor; Very Rev. Bernard C. Scianna, O.S.A., Ph.D., Prior Provincial; Rev. Thomas R. McCarthy, O.S.A., Second Provincial Counselor; Brother Thomas P. Taylor, O.S.A., Province Secretary; and Rev. Robert F. Prevost, O.S.A., J.C.D., Vicar Provincial and First Provincial Counselor

Fr. Prevost also currently serves as the Director of Formation for Augustinian men in formation in Chicago, Illinois, at St. Augustine Friary.  Prior to his current ministry, Fr. Prevost served as the Prior General of the Augustinian Order for two six-year terms.  The Prior General is the worldwide leader of the Augustinians and works in Rome directly under the Pope.

We would also like to thank the Rev. Michael J. Slattery, O.S.A., who just completed his term on the Provincial Council.  Fr. Slattery now serves as the Pastor of St. Augustine Church in Philadelphia.  Thank you, Father, for your years of service on the Provincial Council!

Mark your calendars!  Augustinians Announcing the Good News of the Kingdom of God!

On Thursday, July 17, Fathers Robert Prevost and Bernard Scianna will be leading a spiritual event for the public in Chicago.  Click here to learn more and make your reservations!

Patrick Murphy

Patrick Murphy has been working with the Augustinians in fundraising and communications since 2010. He began working with the Augustinian Vocations office in 2015. He also holds a Master of Science in Nonprofit Management.