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Face the Nation Panels

Priory alumni were members of voter panels on Face the Nation that offered insight on the presidential debates. You can watch the Oct. 16 and Oct. 23 episodes online.

Whatever happened to the St. Louis area's Merit Scholars from the Class of '86?

Priory alums Keith Fulton (#15), Larry Hays (#17), and John D. Winkelmann (#45) are featured. Click here.

Show greater respect for human life, as Mother Teresa did

Post-Dispatch Letter to the Editor by Father Ralph. Click here.

Priory finds finishing touch, knocks off Zumwalt East

Varsity soccer write up in the Post-Dispatch. Click here.

"Love Is Stronger Than Anything"

City Academy featured incoming 7th Grader Stephen McDaniel's Essay on their website

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Senior Jake Drysdale named Post-Dispatch Scholar Athlete

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West Newsmagazine 2016 High School Baseball Preview

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Durron Neal, Gussie Busch and St. Louis’ connection to Thursday’s College Football Playoffs — St. Louis Business Journal

Features Gussie Busch, '14

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Coach Jake Parent on KSDK

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Father Augustine on Spirit Radio

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Priory Senior Connor Wright interviewed for Stan Musial artwork

He met Stan Musial when he was just 8 years old. Now, Connor Wright is connected with Stan in an unexpected way. The Priory Senior is building a 204-square-foot mural of Musial out of 5,980 Rubik's Cubes.

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Metro League Soccer Tournament/Varsity Season Preview

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Senior Jake Drysdale featured as sports standout by Town & Style

When soon-to-be senior Jake Drysdale is asked about his involvement with Priory cross country, he makes sure to credit his coaches and teammates for their role in his success. “I had never run competitively before I came to Priory,” he says. “I started running to get in shape for basketball, but with proper training and support from the coaches, I fell in love with it.”

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Senior Spotlight: Charlie Rosebrough - Xavier Magazine

Charlie is an alumnus from the class of 2011.

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Local Woman Finishes Third in Boston Marathon - KSDK

Features alumni mom Bonnie Bence

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New Restaurant Set To Open in Downtown Missoula - NBC Montana

Features alumnus Burke Holmes, '08

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Stephen Lockhart, M.D., Ph.D., '75, Receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Washington University

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Poetry, Drama, Fiction! - The Palace at 2 a.m.

Features Father Augustine and his Form I English class

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Paletta powers Priory to comeback over Parkway West -

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Fasting Plays A Role In Many Religious Rituals - St. Louis Jewish Light

Quotes Sophomore Collin Limp

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St. Louisan Dave Holmes hosts 'American Canvas," Debuting Tonight -

Dave is an alumnus from the class of 1989.

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What Could Be More Fun Than a 3-Mile Race in a Dark Cave? - Wall Street Journal

Features Andrew O'Sullivan, '14.

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Johnny Mac's Jam Session (Basketball Highlights) - KSDK

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Arby's/Fox 2 Prep Zone (Basketball Highlights) - KTVI

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2015 High School Rugby Preview - West Newsmagazine

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Westminster grinds out second win over Priory to claim Metro League championship - West Newsmagazine

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Johnny Mac's Jam Session (Basketball Highlights) - KSDK

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High school wrestling - West Newsmagazine

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Rosters revealed for annual Mid-States Club Hockey Association all-star games - West Newsmagazine

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Boys Basketball Top 50 Stats Leaders -



Johnny Mac's Jam Session (Basketball Highlights) - KSDK

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Johnny Mac's Jam Session (Basketball Highlights) - KSDK

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Area wrestlers will compete in state tournament - West Newsmagazine

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State Wrestling Qualifiers, Class 2 -

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VonderHaar's block party is a signature moment for Priory -

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Arby's/Fox 2 Prep Zone (Basketball Highlights) - KTVI

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Johnny Mac's Jam Session (Basketball Highlights) - KSDK

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Priory signing day -

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Surging Priory shakes off slow start, takes down MICDS - West Newsmagazine

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Hot Priory looking forward to keep playing ‘pretty good basketball’ - West Newsmagazine

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Fox 2 Prep Zone (Basketball Highlights) - KTVI

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Priory wins tournament, hosts Principia to open Metro League play - West Newsmagazine

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Priory basketball coach reaches 400 career wins - West Newsmagazine

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Fox 2 Prep Zone (Football Highlights) - KTVI

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“Listen carefully, my son, to the master’s instructions, and attend to them with the ear of your heart.”

Prologue, 1

“This is advice from a father who loves you; welcome it, and faithfully put it into practice.”

Prologue, 1

“First of all, every time you begin a good work, you must pray to him most earnestly to bring it to perfection.”

Prologue, 4

“If you desire true and eternal life, keep your tongue free from vicious talk and your lips from all deceit; turn away from evil and do good; let peace be your quest and aim. (Ps 33[34]:13)”

Prologue, 17

“Clothed then with faith and the performance of good works, let us set out on this way, with the Gospel for our guide, that we may deserve to see him who has called us to his kingdom (1 Thess 2:12).”

Prologue, 21

“If we wish to dwell in the tent of this kingdom, we will never arrive unless we run there by doing good deeds.”

Prologue, 22

“What is not possible to us by nature, let us ask the Lord to supply by the help of his grace.”

Prologue, 41

“Therefore, we intend to establish a school for the Lord’s service.”

Prologue, 45

“The good of all concerned, however, may prompt us to a little strictness in order to amend faults and to safeguard love.”

Prologue, 47

“The reason why we have said all should be called for counsel is that the Lord often reveals what is better to the younger.”

Chapter 3, 3

“Your way of acting should be different from the world’s way; the love of Christ must come before all else.”

Chapter 4, 20-21

“Never give a hollow greeting of peace or turn away when someone needs your love.” –Chapter 4, 25-26

“Bind yourself to no oath lest it prove false, but speak the truth with heart and tongue.”

Chapter 4, 27-28

“Place your hope in God alone.”

Chapter 4, 41

“Respect the elders and love the young.”

Chapter 4, 70-71

“Pray for your enemies out of love for Christ. “

Chapter 4, 72

“If you have a dispute with someone, make peace with him before the sun goes down.”

Chapter 4, 73

“The first step of humility is unhesitating obedience, which comes naturally to those who cherish Christ above all.”

Chapter 5, 1-2

“Speaking and teaching are the master’s task; the disciple is to be silent and listen.”

Chapter 6, 6

“The first step of humility, then, is that a man keeps the fear of God always before his eyes (PS 35[36]:2) and never forgets it.”

Chapter 7, 10

“Let us consider, then, how we ought to behave in the presence of God and his angels, and let us stand to sing the psalms in such a way that our minds are in harmony with our voices.”

Chapter 19, 6-7

“On arising for the Work of God, they will quietly encourage each other, for the sleepy like to make excuses.”

Chapter 22, 8

“Every age and level of understanding should receive appropriate treatment.”

Chapter 30, 1

“Above all, let him be humble. If goods are not available to meet a request, he will offer a kind word in reply, for it is written: A kind word is better than the best gift (Sir 18:17).”

Chapter 31, 13-14

“Let all the rest serve one another in love.”

Chapter 35, 6

“Indeed, nothing is to be preferred to the Work of God.”

Chapter 43, 3

“Idleness is the enemy of the soul. Therefore, the brothers should have specified periods for manual labor as well as for prayerful reading.”

Chapter 48, 1

“The life of a monk ought to be a continuous Lent.”

Chapter 49, 1

“All guests who present themselves are to be welcomed as Christ, for he himself will say: I was a stranger and you welcomed me (Matt 25:35).”

Chapter 53, 1

“Proper honor must be shown to all, especially to those who share our faith (Gal 6:10) and to pilgrims.”

Chapter 53, 2

“(B)ecause wherever we may be, we are in the service of the same Lord and doing battle for the same King.”

Chapter 61, 10

They should each try to be the first to show respect to the other (Rom 12:10).”

Chapter 63, 17

“We wish this rule to be read often in the community, so that none of the brothers can offer the excuse of ignorance.”

Chapter 66, 8

“Trusting in God’s help, he must in love obey.”

Chapter 68, 5

Never to do another what you do not want done to yourself (Tob 4:16).”

Chapter 70, 7

“No one is to pursue what he judges better for himself, but instead, what he judges better for someone else.”

Chapter 72, 7

“Let them prefer nothing whatever to Christ, and may he bring us all together to everlasting life.”

Chapter 72, 11-12

“What page, what passage of the inspired books of the Old and New Testaments is not the truest of guides for human life?”

Chapter 73, 3

“What book of the holy catholic Fathers does not resoundingly summon us along the true way to reach the Creator?”

Chapter 73, 4


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