Rev. John Phalen, C.S.C., is a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, United States Province of Priests and Brothers. He is the assistant superior/steward and novice director for the Congregation's District of Perú. He previously served as president of Holy Cross Family Ministries, an organization founded by the “Rosary Priest,” Rev. Patrick Peyton, C.S.C.
Born in Waterbury, Connecticut, Phalen earned a bachelor’s degree from Stonehill College and a master’s degree in theology at the University of Notre Dame. He also has served in parishes in Indiana and New York.