Leaven, Spring 2015

The spring issue of Leaven, the publication of Saint Vincent Seminary, Latrobe, details the establishment of a Bachelor of Sacred Theology degree program in conjunction with the international Benedictine university in Rome, Sant’ Anselmo. The annual report, alumni news and other photos and features are also inside.    

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Leaven, Fall 2014

Saint Vincent Seminary’s new pre-theology formation program is featured on the cover and inside this edition. The new program, under the direction of Dr. Lawrence Sutton, is unique and groundbreaking in U.S. seminaries. Also in this issue, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus William Winter, a Seminary alumnus, is honored at Alumni Day; the 2014 graduates are listed; […]

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Leaven, Spring 2014

Bishop Ronald Gainer of Harrisburg is one of the Seminary’s newest constituent bishops. This issue also includes an article about Archbishop Rino Fisichella’s visit and talk on the New Evangelization; commencement with Bishop Paul Bootkoski receiving an honorary degree; an article on Bishop Lawrence Brandt’s ten years as Bishop; news of a new column by […]

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Leaven, Fall 2013

Saint Vincent Seminary recalls the life of Father Demetrius R. Dumm, O.S.B., Scripture professor and author. Centenarian alumnus Monsignor Vincent Topper recalls his day at Saint Vincent and the new director of pre-theology formation, Dr. Lawrence Sutton, is introduced. Other Seminary news and activities is also included.    

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Leaven, Summer 2013

Saint Vincent Seminary remembers alumnus Anthony Bosco, the late Bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Greensburg. Commencement speaker and honorary doctorate recipient was Rev. Joseph Mele, rector of Saint Paul Seminary of the Diocese of Pittsburgh. Other news and our annual report for the prior fiscal year are in this issue.    

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Leaven, Fall/Winter 2012

Seminary graduate Lawrence Persico was named the new Bishop of Erie. Monsignor J. Edward McCullough and outgoing Board of Regents Member George C. Dorman were honored at Alumni Day; Father Gilbert J. Burke and John C. Marous Jr. were remembered. New Seminary students were welcomed and new appointments announced.    

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Leaven, Fall/Winter 2011

Featured in this issue is the Alumni Day 2011 tribute to outgoing Board of Regents members Donald Cardinal Wuerl, and John C. Marous, Jr., who served as Chairman of the Board for more than twenty years. New students, alumni news, the master of arts in ecclesial ministry program, and the English as a second language […]

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Leaven, Spring 2011

This issue’s cover celebrates the beatification of Blessed John Paul II. New bishops in Altoona-Johnstown, and in Pittsburgh (auxiliary), a new Chairman of the Seminary Board of Regents, and Alumni Day 2011 plans are reported. A redesigned Leaven includes the annual report, seminary news and more.    

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Leaven, Fall/Winter 2010

Archbishop Donanld W. Wuerl, a member of the Seminary Board of Regents, is featured on the cover following his elevation to Cardinal by Pope Benedict XVI. Dr. James Maher, retired provost of the University of Pittsburgh, has been named the vice chairman of the Seminary Board of Regents. Seminary graduate Father Ed Lohse’s commencement remarks […]

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