Peter A. Jarret, C.S.C.

Peter A. Jarret, C.S.C., is superior and rector of Moreau Seminary at the University of Notre Dame. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1986, entering the Congregation of Holy Cross the following year. Ordained a Holy Cross priest in April of 1992, he served several years at Christ the King Parish in South Bend, Indiana, and then as pastor of St. Pius X Parish in Granger, Indiana, for six years. Following five years as rector in an undergraduate residence hall and counselor to the university president, Rev. Edward Malloy, C.S.C., he was appointed religious superior with ministerial responsibility for nearly eighty Holy Cross religious at Notre Dame from 2006–2010. Jarret is a contributor to The Cross, Our Only Hope, The Gift of the Cross, The Gift of Hope, and The Notre Dame Book of Prayer.