Rev. William J. Metzger, OSFS
August 21, 1962
September 25, 1965
June 5, 1971
Faculty, Salesianum School, Bishop Ireton High School; Parochial Vicar, Our Lady of Good Council; Pastor, Our Lady of Good Counsel.
Retired – Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish – Diocese of Arlington
Where did you first encounter the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales?
1960 - when I entered Childs.
What experience of the Oblates led you to join the community?
I had none.
In your experience, what makes the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales distinct?
Approachable by all, humble, sincere.
In ten words or less, how would you sum up Salesian spirituality?
We recognize that everything and everybody is good: Jesus within them.
Why should someone consider becoming an Oblate of St. Francis de Sales today?
World needs our approach to life.
Who is your favorite historical figure? Why do you admire him/her?
Christ - he changed the world.
What are some of your interests/hobbies?