Prep Football's 2015 season is still going strong (the Marauders take on Saint Joe's Montvale in a state semifinal this Friday at Caven Point!) but the 2016 season will kick off in a more special setting. Prep will take on Blessed Trinity High School of Roswell, Georgia in Ireland, as part of Dublin Friday Night Lights, held in conjunction with the Aer Lingus College Football Classic. Special tour packages for this exciting trip are now available!
The Stella Maris retreat center in Long Branch hosted Prep's inaugural Kairos retreat back in the fall of 2007, and has been home to most of the 38 retreats since. But when Kairos 40 heads to the shore in December, it will be for the last time; Stella Maris will be closing at the end of the year.
Fr. Ismael Moreno Coto, S.J., better known in his native Honduras as Padre Melo, joined the Prep community on Monday for a prayer service in memory of the six Jesuits, their housekeeper, and her daughter, who were murdered in El Salvador on November 16, 1989.
The 2015 PPA Fashion Show, "Fall into Prep," brought a full house to Mayfair Farms last Sunday – more than 630 guests, who saw 24 Men of Prep and 12 Sisters of Prep hit the runway in fabulous fall fashions, took more more than 220 prize baskets in the tricky tray raffle, and helped raise $113,475 to support Prep's mission of Jesuit education!
All the fun and fashion of fall...not to mention more than 200 baskets ready to meet their lucky winners...will be at Mayfair Farms this Sunday, November 15! If you'll be there too, read on for a preview of the journal and information that will help you plan your day!