I am currently on “holidays” from classes.  We’re halfway through our coursework for our licentiate in canon law.  Classes start again early in September.  For the benefit of those who haven’t seen any pictures on facebook, here is where I live:

I live with the Oblates of Mary Immaculate, right beside the university, which is very handy.

One of the great blessings of being here is the experience of studying with people from all around the world.  Our class is a mix of lay, clergy, and religious.  Here we are at our social at the end of the school year:

What a fine looking bunch, eh?  Some of the future canonists of the world!  We have a busy time ahead in the next six months as we prepare our Seminar Papers (a minor thesis).