June 5, 2017 2:07 pm

June 1, 2017: Father Paschal Balkan was born in 1927 in South Boston, Mass. (USA). He entered Our Lady of the Valley / Spencer in 1949, made his solemn profession in 1954 and was ordained a priest in 1955 and went to Berryville in 1956. Father was 90 years old, had been in monastic vows for 65 years and 62 years a priest when the Lord called him.