2005 Spring Leaven

This 36-page color issue includes the annual report of donors for the Seminary. Bishop Lawrence Brandt receives an honorary doctorate and gives the Commencement address. Father Richard A. Infante, O.S.B., speaks at the Scholarship dinner. Most Reverend Wilton D. Gregory, Most Reverend Michael J. Bransfield, Most Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades and Reverend Edward M. Lohse join the Seminary Board of Regents. An alumnus of the Seminary, Brother Bruno Heisey, O.S.B., is commissioned to write a history of the Seminary called Saint Vincent Seminary, 1855 to 2005, that documents the past 150 years of history. The seminarians fulfill their social service in the Seminary’s Spiritual Formation Program by visiting a mission every other Tuesday, sharing meals and Bible study. Twenty-eight seminarians are admitted to Candidacy and installed to the Ministry of Acolyte and Ministry of Lector. Matthew Albright attends the National Eucharistic Congress.