Rev. Peter Leonard, OSFS

Rev. Peter Leonard, OSFS

First Profession:
August 12, 1978

Final Profession:
May 5, 1984

Ordination:
May 31, 1986 

Ministries:
Faculty, De Sales University; Dean of Graduate Education; De Sales University

Present Ministry:
De Sales University – Center Valley, PA - Sabbatical

Personality by Pixels

What is your favorite church hymn?  

Thaxted - Nettleton - O God Beyond all Praising 

What book or film remains meaningful for you?                            

Warriors, Wildmen and Kings by Patrick Arnold.

How do you pray best?

Quiet place, morning time frame, cup of coffee, meditation.

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

What is most meaningful to me is the recognition that humility calls us to appreciate our gifts, since they are God given, while never over-representing ourselves.

As Pope Francis calls all to live the Gospel with joy, what gives you joy as an Oblate?

Recognizing the gifts of others.

If a young man were to be inspired by your vocation, what would you hope would inspire him?

Being open to listening to others.