St. Jude Class of ‘04 (Once a Falcon, Always a Falcon!)

Fr. Daniel Patrick McShane was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Daniel Jenky last Saturday, May 25 for the Diocese of Peoria. Also pictured to the left are Fr. Dan Scheidt who was the first to get Fr. Daniel seriously thinking about priesthood and Msgr. Mike Heintz, who is the current academic dean at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary where Fr. Daniel attended.

Fr. Daniel is the son of John and Diane McShane formally of South Bend who currently reside in Lincoln, IL.

mcshane2Fr. Daniel bestows a blessing on his family including his brother Andy ‘00 and his wife Jackie and daughters Sears and Clara, and his other brother, Michael ’02.

Fr. Daniel has promised to return to his roots at St. Jude to say Mass and has asked for our prayers.

May God continue to pour out His spirit upon Fr. Daniel!