Discussion & Mass with Fr. Chis Krall, SJ
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Milwaukee Catholic Home
2462 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211
Presented By: Fr. Chris Krall, SJ
Join Fr. Chris Krall, SJ as he shares with us his journey to priesthood and the experience of being a young Jesuit in 2019. Chris will also share insights regarding spiritual exercises, specifically those relevant to the Advent Season. You are invited to stay for 4:00 PM Mass celebrated by Fr. Krall.
About the Presenter
Father Christopher J. Krall, SJ, 32, was born in Marshfield, Wis. He initially felt called to the priesthood in first grade at Our Lady of Peace School. Father Krall attended Columbus Catholic High School and then Boston College, obtaining degrees in physics and philosophy. He spent a summer working with Jesuits on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, led service immersion trips to Jamaica and Nicaragua, and worked on a research project for the Vatican Observatory. After a pilgrimage along El Camino de Santiago in Spain, he joined the Jesuits in 2005.
As a Jesuit, Fr. Krall earned a master’s degree in the history and philosophy of science and technology from Victoria College and a Diploma in Lonergan Studies from the Jesuits’ Regis College, both in Toronto, as well as a Master of Divinity degree and a Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. He taught physics and religion while coaching cross country, tennis, and ski teams at Marquette University High School in Milwaukee, Wis., served as a deacon at Boston University’s Catholic Center, and worked with the Archdiocese of the Military Services. Father Krall is a doctoral student at Marquette University where he is studying theology and neuroscience.