Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Professed Date: October 29, 1983
Fr. Philip was for many years a chaplain at nearby Providence Hospital until it closed in late 2018. Since then he has been serving as chaplain for elderly people living at the Jeanne Jugan Residence on Harewood Road, conducted by the Little Sisters of the Poor. In earlier decades, he studied monastic history at Sant’Anselmo in Rome. While in Europe, he helped establish a Benedictine monastery in Slovakia.