Rev. Michael Murray, OSFS

Rev. Michael Murray, OSFS

First Profession:
August 12, 1978

Final Profession:
May 5, 1984

Ordination:
May 31, 1986

Ministries:
Faculty, Salesianum School; Principal, Northeast Catholic High School; Director, De Sales Spirituality Center

Present Ministry:
Salesianum School, Chaplain for Faculty, Staff, and Alumni; Executive Director, De Sales Spirituality Services

Personality by Pixels

What is your favorite church hymn?  
Make Us True Servants.

What book or film remains meaningful for you?  Why?
The Scramble for Africa by Thomas Pakenham.  Helps to contextualize OSFS Missions in Africa.

How do you pray best?
With mental images / visualizations.

How do you think Salesian humility can make a difference in the world?

Helping us to know what we can do individually and what we must do together.

As Pope Francis calls all to live the Gospel with joy, what gives you joy as an Oblate?
Our practical, down-to-earth and optimistic approach to living the Gospel.

If a young man were to be inspired by your vocation, what would you hope would inspire him?
My attempt to be an authentic, approachable person day in, day out.