Fr. Jim Bracke, C.S.C.
Fr. Jim Bracke, C.S.C., is a native of Moline, Ill. on the banks of the Mississippi River. For trivia fans, it is the only place where the river flows east to west. Fr. Bracke was ordained a priest in 1980 and has worked in parochial education, a high school, a chaplaincy to the Sisters of the Holy Cross and in prison ministries. His current assignment to Campus Ministry and as chaplain to the Notre Dame support staff began in June 2013.