One of Fr. Henry's favorite photos. He said, "Here I am, with a future doctor, two future priests, and TWO future Cardinals." From Greek Academy at the Latin School, 1967.
When Fr. Henry was in Rome as Secretary to the American Assistant at the General Curia, Fr. Henry met with Pope John Paul II.
March 24, 1929
Entered the Society of Jesus
July 30, 1947
Ordained to the Presbyterate
June 19, 1960
Born into Eternal Life
May 5, 2011
Rest in Peace
Fr. Henry at the Novitiate of St. Isaac Jogues. (Wernersville, PA) with his mother (left) .
Fr. Henry's Ordination .
Fr. Henry at The Bishop's Latin School, Pittsburgh, PA.
1962 to 1973.
Fr. Henry receives the John Cardinal Wright Award, June 21, 2003.
Fr. Henry discusses the award with fellow awardee, Mr. Daniel M. Rooney, President of the Pittsburgh Steelers and benefactor of the Bishops Latin School.
Fr. Henry's 75th Birthday Celebration April 27, 2004.
A concelebrated Mass with his former students of the Latin School.
After Mass, Fr. Henry greets the guests.
After Mass, Fr. Henry celebrates with more students.
Fr. Henry attends the ordination of
Fr. Greg Brown, OFM Cap, (BLS '72) on August 29, 2004.
Fr. Dave Schorr (BLS '65)
Fr. Greg Brown, OFM Cap, (BLS '72)
Fr. Joe Henry, S.J.
Cardinal Dan DiNardo ('67), Fr. Greg Brown OFM, Cap. ('72) & Fr. Joe Henry S.J. celebrated Fr Henry's 60th Anniversary as a Jesuit. July 30, 2007
Fr. Frank Almade ('71), Fr. Joe Henry SJ, Deacon Steve Byers ('71)
Fr. Matthew Abba, Fr. Robin Evanish, Fr. Joe Scheib, ('67), Fr. Joe Henry, Fr. Dave Schorr ('65), Fr. Greg Brown ('72), Archbishop DiNardo ('67), Fr Lou Vallone ('65), Deacon Greg Jelinek, Deacon Steve Byers, (71), Fr. Frank Almade ('71).
Fr. Joe Henry S.J, receives a blessing from the Cardinal.
At the 2008 awards dinner, a special award was created, The Fr. Joseph E. Henry S.J. Award. Fr. Henry was instrumental not only in the initial formation of the Bishop's Latin School Alumni Association all those many years ago, but also in it's revitalization in recent years. His endless hours of enthusiasm and dedication to the Alumni Association are legendary. Gary Gayda, (BLS'71) accepts the award.
The 2010 Fr. Joseph E. Henry S.J. Award was presented to Anthony Fisher, (BLS '69), President of the Alumni Association.