Fr. Jerome Magat, PSS, holds a doctorate in moral theology from the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome and serves on the faculty of Assumption Seminary in San Antonio, TX. Fr. Jerome is a native of Washington, DC. He was ordained in June 2002 and is a is a member of the U.S. Province of the Sulpicians.
Fr. Jerome founded the Guadalupe Free Clinic of Colonial Beach, the Arlington Diocese’s first free medical clinical for the poor. He has served as the Director of Liturgy and Professor of Homiletics and Liturgy at St. Patrick’s Seminary in Menlo Park, CA, as well as an Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at St. Mary’s Seminary and University in Baltimore, MD. He speaks English, Spanish, Italian and Tagalog (Filipino).
As an Outreach Priest Fr. Magat can see the difference Cross Catholic makes in serving the poor. He is inspired and motivated as a priest working with those in need.
A compassionate orator, Cross Catholic Outreach is proud to have Father Magat preach on behalf of those we serve — the poorest of the poor.