Fr Jacob DuMont was ordained a priest for the Legionaries of Christ on December 20, 2008 in Rome, Italy. He currently serves in New Orleans, Louisiana as the community’s local superior, as the chaplain for Lumen Institute, and a spiritual director for seminarians at Notre Dame Seminary. Fr Jacob hails from Grand Rapids, Michigan. After high school, he entered the Legionaries’ major seminary in Cheshire, Connecticut and then continued his studies in Rome where he obtained a master’s in philosophy and bachelor’s in theology. He recently finished an online master’s in theology through Holy Apostles College.