Celebration of the Eucharist

On the occasion of the Inauguration of Dr. Steven DiSalvo, The tenth President of Saint Anselm College.

Candles in the Abbey ChurchCelebrant

The Right Reverend Mark Cooper, O.S.B.
Abbot of Saint Anselm Abbey
Chancellor of Saint Anselm College

The Liturgy of the Word

The First Reading
Sirach 3:17-18, 20, 28-29
Lector: Andrew DiSalvo
Dr. DiSalvo's son

The Second Reading
2 Timothy 4:10-17
Lector: Carolanne DiSalvo Ghee
Dr. DiSalvo's sister

The Gospel

Luke 10:1-9
Deacon: Father John Paul James, O.S.B.


Homilist: Abbot Mark Cooper, O.S.B.


Prayers of the Faithful

Read by
Guy Sergi - student
Dr. Meoghan Cronin - faculty
Dennis Lafond - staff
Joanne Pietrini-Smith - alumna
Theresa Marzik - parent
Dr. Denise Askin - trustee

Presentation of Gifts

Arline DiSalvo - Dr. DiSalvo's mother
Salvatore DiSalvo - Dr. DiSalvo's father
Thomas DiSalvo - Dr. DiSalvo's son
Sister Sheila O'Neill - Dr. DiSalvo's friend
Dr. Amelia D'Onofrio - Dr. DiSalvo's friend