Bishop Daniel R. Jenky, C.S.C., gave the following homily at the celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at the University of Notre Dame on July 16, 2013.
The Most Rev. Daniel R. Jenky
Born in Chicago in 1947, Daniel R. Jenky was ordained a priest with the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1974 and served as Rector of Sacred Heart Basilica at the University of Notre Dame for twenty years. In 1997, Jenky was ordained as Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, IN. He was appointed the eighth Bishop of Peoria, IL in 2002. His Excellency continues to serve as a Fellow and Trustee of the University of Notre Dame.