Mr. James Despres, Acting Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Director of the Master of Arts in Philosophical Studies (M.A.P.S.) program, has been awarded a grant from the John Templeton Foundation through the Re-Engaging Science in Seminary Formation project at John Carroll University. The $10,000 grant is for the development of a new course at St. Charles Seminary—“Cosmos & Creation: Perspectives on Scientific Discoveries and the Intelligibility of Human Experience.”
On September 22, men in the Theological Seminary as well as Candidates in the School of Diaconal Formation received the ministry of Lector. Bishop Michael Fitzgerald celebrated Mass and preached the homily. St. Charles congratulates all of her new lectors and wishes them God's abundant blessings on their continued formation.
Joined by parents and families, 45 new seminarians arrived at St. Charles on August 23rd! Please pray for the new and returning seminarians as they begin this year of discerning God's will in their lives! Click on heading for CatholicPhilly article and photos.
On Tuesday, August 23, St. Charles Seminary began the new academic year and welcomed 45 new seminarians. Please pray for the new and returning seminarians as they begin this year of discerning God's will in their lives!