Bishop Foys’ Full Commencement Address

Commencement Address St. Vincent Seminary May 8, 2009 Right Reverend Archabbot Douglas, Monks of St. Vincent Archabbey, my brother priests, deacons, religious, friends of St. Vincent Seminary, family and friends of the graduating class of 2009, friends all, and especially the graduating class of 2009: Praised Be Jesus Christ! Now and Forever! I begin by […]

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Covington Bishop Speaks to Seminary Grads

His Excellency Roger J. Foys, bishop of the Diocese of Covington, Ky., offered the commencement address to 17 graduates during Saint Vincent Seminary’s 163rd commencement exercises. Foys also received an honorary doctor of divinity degree as part of the ceremony. During his address, Foys urged the graduates, which included both ordination and lay students, to […]

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Fourteen Installed to Ministry of Reader

LATROBE, PENNSYLVANIA — Fourteen seminarians from Saint Vincent Seminary, representing one archdiocese, seven dioceses, and two abbeys, were installed to the ministry of reader on March 16, 2009 by Most Rev. Joseph Adamec, Bishop of Altoona-Johnstown, in the Saint Vincent Basilica. They are from the Archdiocese of Atlanta, Cong Nguyen and Tri John-Bosco Nguyen; the […]

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Nine Admitted to Candidacy

LATROBE PENNSYLVANIA — Nine Saint Vincent seminarians from six dioceses, archdioceses and abbeys were admitted to Candidacy for the priesthood on November 17 by Most Rev. Donald W. Trautman, Bishop of Erie, in the Archabbey Basilica. They are Thang Minh Pham and Carlos Eduardo Vargos Silva of the Archdiocese of Atlanta; Christopher Michael Barnes and […]

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