Graduation day! John Cusick, OFS, right, has completed one unit of Clinical Pastoral Education, serving 400 hours as a chaplain-intern at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital along with two seminarians, Antonio Zapata, OMI, of the Diocese of San Antonio and Peter Pedrasa of the Diocese of Tucson, second from left is Rev. Donald Clem Jr., director of CPE.
John has ministered to dying patients and their families, parents of newborn babies and patients awaiting surgery. He is also studying Theology at Loyola University Maryland and is preparing for certification by the National Association of Catholic Chaplains.