Tag: Msgr. James Lavin

Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

When The Catholic Spirit put out a call for anecdotes about the late Father James M. “Scooter” Lavin, graduates of St. Thomas recalled fondly the priest who was a fixture in the Ireland Hall dormitory, on the St. Paul campus and across the Twin Cities.

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Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Msgr. James Lavin, called “the face of the priesthood” to generations of students at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, died Sept 17 at the age of 93.

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