The First Friday Club of Cleveland
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Father Robert Jasany
Father Jasany was ordained to priesthood by Pope John Paul II over the tomb of St. Peter in St. Peter Basilica in Vatican City State on June 24, 1979. He came to St. John Nepomucene to become its pastor during the Jubilee Year in October when we were celebrating the 2000 th Anniversary of the Birth of Our Savior. Father Jasany also serves as the Spiritual Director of the Blue Army of Our Lady of Fatima, Cleveland Division.
Reverend Robert J. Jasany is the son Mildred C. (Ryba) and the late Rev. Dr. Robert J. Jasany. He lived at the North American College in Vatican City State from 1975 to 1979. He received a bachelor’s degree in Sacred Theology from the University of St. Thomas and started a degree I Moral Theology at the University of Alphonsus.
Father Jasany was in Rome for the Pontificates of Pope Paul VI, John Paul I and John Paul II. His overseas apostolate included working in a children’s hospital in Rome, worked with the Missionaries of Charity who ministered to the poor and homeless in Rome, serving as a chaplain’s assistant with the United States Air Force in Germany as well as ministering as a missionary deacon to African tribes in the country of Malawi which is in South Africa.