Father Matt Russick is a Franciscan TOR and a proud native of Michigan. He frequents ESPN.com, has a passion for preaching and teaching, and loves to worship God. Fr. Matt professed his solemn vows in 2008 and was ordained a priest in 2009. He has taught at Bishop Carroll Catholic High School in Ebensburg, Pennsylvania, and also served as a parochial vicar at St. Joseph’s Church in Herndon, Virginia. Currently, Father Matt lives with two other friars in Gaming, Austria, where he serves as campus minister and teaches a course on St. Francis of Assisi and Franciscan history for the University’s Study Abroad Program.