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Faculty Feature: Mary Healy


by Editorial Team


What's your name?

Mary Healy

What subject area do you teach?


When did you start teaching at Sacred Heart?


What are you working on right now that excites you?

I’m currently working on a commentary on the book of Genesis that I find very exciting.

What's something that makes you love teaching Sacred Heart students?

I love teaching Sacred Heart students because of their love for God and their openness to the Holy Spirit.

What inspires you in your teaching?

I’m inspired by those who teach — or taught — Scripture in the anointing of the Holy Spirit, such as Fr. Francis Martin.

What makes Sacred Heart unique among higher learning institutions?

We are unique in that our faculty truly loves the Lord and serves the universal Church.

What's one of your favorite memories from your time at Sacred Heart?

The annual play!

How do you see the Holy Spirit at work at Sacred Heart?

The Holy Spirit brings many students to deeper conversion as they study Scripture and tradition.

by Editorial Team

Editorial Team

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Sacred Heart Major Seminary is a Christ-centered Catholic community of faith and higher learning committed to forming leaders who will proclaim the good news of Christ to the people of our time. As a leading center of the New Evangelization, Sacred Heart serves the needs of the Archdiocese of Detroit and contributes to the mission of the universal Church.