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Father James Longe

Priest

Diocese of Springfield

HQ Phone: (217) 698-8500

Diocese of Springfield

1516 West Washington Street

Springfield, Illinois 62702

United States

Company Description

We are a Christian, Catholic elementary school which services children preschool through grade eight of all ethnic backgrounds, races and religions. Rooted in the tradition of the Catholic faith, it is our mission to; provide Gospel-based Catholic educati... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Born

St. Patrick Parish

Student

Holyoke Community College

Education



Pathfinder Vocational High School



St. John's Seminary

associate's degree
criminal justice
Holyoke Community College

bachelor's degree
theology and philosophy
Franciscan University of Steubenville , Ohio

master's degree
divinity

Web References (6 Total References)


SPRINGFIELD - Father James ...

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SPRINGFIELD - Father James Longe became the newest priest for the Diocese of Springfield following his ordination ceremony on Nov. 3 at St. Michael's Cathedral, here.Springfield Bishop Timothy A. McDonnell ordained Father Longe with 400 looking on during the 90-minute celebration.

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Following the Mass a reception was held in the Bishop Marshall center where Father Longe offered his first blessing to those gathered.
Father Longe was born on Aug. 14, 1974.The youngest of six children, he is the son of Palmer resident E. Mae Longe and the late Gordon K. Longe Jr.His home parish was St. Thomas the Apostle in Palmer, where he was an altar server.He is a graduate of Pathfinder Vocational High School where he focused on agriculture.He said he enjoys nature, going for hikes and even chopping wood.
Father Longe graduated from Holyoke Community College (HCC), where he earned an associate's degree in criminal justice in 1996.He went on to the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio where he earned his bachelor's degree in theology and philosophy in 1999.
It was while a student at HCC that he first contemplated the priesthood."I was trying t go deep into myself and think about who I am," he said in an interview with Catholic Communications.
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Following the pilgrimage, Father Longe spoke with Father Lee Gilbertson who was chaplain at HCC at the time.
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Father Longe credits his vocation to many.He said his mother's deep faith inspired him."She's a real hero.She worked third shift at Monson Developmental Center while raising the six kids in our family," he said."We were a very Catholic family and my brother, Michael, and I were altar servers from second grade through high school."
His dad died in 1976 when Father Longe was 2 years old.
Father Longe also credits the power of personal invitation and said that when he was asked about the priesthood it really made an impact.
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"Father Longe has a beautiful demeanor about him and he does have a spirit of prayer and solitude that he gained from his monastic life," said Father Dailey.
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Father Longe had been serving at St. Patrick Parish, South Hadley for the last year as well as providing spiritual outreach to inmates at the Hampden County House of Correction in Ludlow.He was assigned to St. Rose de Lima Parish in Chicopee and will serve as the chaplain at the jail.


iobserve world news

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SPRINGFIELD - Father James Longe became the newest priest for the Diocese of Springfield following his ordination ceremony on Nov. 3 at St. Michael's Cathedral, here.Springfield Bishop Timothy A. McDonnell ordained Father Longe with 400 looking on during the 90-minute celebration.

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James Longe to be ordained to diocesan priesthood Nov. 3SPRINGFIELD - Springfield Bishop Timothy A. McDonnell will ordain James W. Longe to the priesthood on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 11 a.m. at St. Michael's Cathedral in Springfield.


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Father James Longe became the newest priest for the Diocese of Springfield following his ordination ceremony on Nov.


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James Longe to be ordained to diocesan priesthood Nov. 3

SPRINGFIELD - Springfield Bishop Timothy A. McDonnell will ordain James W. Longe to the priesthood on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 11 a.m. at St. Michael's Cathedral in Springfield.
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Longe was born on Aug. 14, 1974.One of six children, he is the son of Palmer resident Eleanor M. Longe and the late Gordon K. Longe Jr.His home parish was St. Thomas the Apostle in Palmer, where he was an altar server.He attended Palmer public schools and Holyoke Community College, where he earned an associate's degree in criminal justice in 1996.He went on to the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio where he earned his bachelor's degree in theology and philosophy in 1999.
In January 2000 he entered St. Andrew Benedictine Abbey in Cleveland.During his time there he continued his graduate studies and taught at the abbey's high school.In 2005 he was accepted as a seminarian for the Diocese of Springfield and enrolled at St. John's Seminary in Brighton, Mass. In May of this year he received his master's degree in divinity.


Knights of Columbus Palmer Council #376

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Family & friends gathered from as far as Amsterdam to witness the ordination of James Longe as the Springfield Dioceses newest priest!

Father Longe ordained by Bishop Timothy McDonnell
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Father Longe celebrates first Mass as priest!
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Father Longe celebrating his first Mass at St. John the Baptist.
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Father Longe prepares to bless Council #376's new RSVP candidate!Father Longe prepares to bless Council #376's newest RSVP seminarian Ryan Rooney!

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