Chicago Archbishop Cupich Visits CRSM

Chicago Archbishop Blase J. Cupich stopped by Cristo Rey St. Martin on Feb. 5, 2015 during a visit to meet and greet some of the Lake County parishioners he now oversees. “The students were nervous at first, but the moment he spoke to them he made them feel comfortable,” Preston Kendall, CRSM president said of Chicago’s ninth archbishop. He said … Read More

President’s Pen: June/July 2014

President’s Pen: Celebrating New Beginnings Year-Round June at Cristo Rey St. Martin is like sprinting the final length of a long race only to have someone say, as you cross the finish line, “Congratulations, now turn around and run back to the beginning!” No sooner had the President of Loyola University Chicago, Fr. Mike Garanzini, S.J., celebrated our graduation Mass … Read More

Class of 2014 Graduation

As 60 students marched down the aisle to receive their high school diplomas, Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep in Waukegan celebrated several “firsts:” The largest class to graduate in the school’s 10-year history; 83 percent of the students who started as freshman are graduating, and for almost all of the students, they are the first members of their family … Read More