Saint Vincent Seminary Alumnus New Bishop-elect of the Diocese of Greensburg

Saint Vincent Seminary and College alumnus Larry J. Kulick, J.C.L., has been named Bishop-elect of the Diocese of Greensburg by Pope Francis. “The entire Benedictine Community at Saint Vincent and beyond extends heartfelt congratulations to Bishop-elect Larry J. Kulick as the sixth Bishop of the Diocese of Greensburg,” said Rt. Rev. Martin de Porres Bartel, […]

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Spring, Summer Courses and Conferences

Saint Vincent Seminary’s Institute for Ministry Formation will offer two new online courses as well as five other online courses this spring, in addition to the summer conferences on spiritual direction. Father Stephen Peter Concordia, O.S.B., a monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey, will teach a course entitled IMTH 729 Introduction to Gregorian Chant. Father Stephen […]

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IMF Conference On Pastoral Conversion December 6 to 10

The Saint Vincent Seminary Institute of Ministry Formation will host a five-day virtual conference on pastoral conversion during Advent 2020, December 6 to 10. Registration information is available at pastoralconversionconference.com. Topics will cover individual/initial conversion, formation, sacramental life, lay leadership and co-responsibility and missionary outreach. Expert presenters and those giving testimonials come from a wide […]

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2020 Ministry of Acolyte

Eight diocesan seminarians and one monk were instituted to the Ministry of Acolyte on Wednesday, October 14 at Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica by Most Rev. David A. Zubik, D.D., Bishop of Pittsburgh. They are from the dioceses of Altoona-Johnstown, Brooklyn, Covington, Erie, Greensburg and Pittsburgh. Pictured are front, from left, Cory Pius, Diocese of Erie; […]

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Father Christiaan Kappes Has New Book

October 7 was the release date for a new book by Dr. Christiaan Kappes, a member of the adjunct faculty of Saint Vincent Seminary, serving as a lecturer in sacred liturgy and sacramental theology. Dr. Kappes is also academic dean and professor at Saints Cyril and Methodius Byzantine Catholic Seminary, Pittsburgh. Entitled Mary Among the […]

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Seminary Welcomes New Students

Saint Vincent Seminary welcomed 13 new students on August 17, studying for ordination to the priesthood, in the ecclesial ministry program as well as the master of arts program and for continuing education. DIOCESE OF ALTOONA-JOHNSTOWN John M. Roy of Johnstown is the son of Roger Roy Jr. and Terri Roy of Johnstown. He is […]

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