News & Events

The Board of Trustees of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary is awarding the first-ever Saint Charles Borromeo Award to Joan P. and Daniel J. Hilferty, in recognition of their commitment to building a better community throughout the Philadelphia region. The award will be presented on April 26, 2018 at the Union League of Philadelphia. Please check back soon for more information!

Mrs. Sheila Longworth, Campus Information Coordinator at St. Charles, and Ms. Marie Joseph, Adjunct Professor, have been honored by our Holy Father Pope Francis with the Benemerenti Medal. They received the medal from Archbishop Charles Chaput at a service in the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on Sunday, January 21, 2018. The Seminary Community rejoices with them and congratulates them on receiving this high honor.

Most Rev. Wm. Michael Mulvey, Bishop of Corpus Christi, will deliver his lecture, entitled "Christians and Muslims: Love Creates a Dialogue Between Friends," on February 26, 2018 at 7:00PM in St. John Vianney Auditorium.

The seminarians of St. Charles would like to invite you to join them for a First Friday Holy Hour on March 2, 2018 from 8pm to 9pm in the Immaculate Conception Chapel. Come and adore our Lord, Christ Jesus! The seminarians will lead worshipers in traditional chant as well as contemporary praise and worship music, and we will pray the Litany of the Sacred Heart. We sincerely hope you can join us!

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary's Legion of Mary: Mary, Mother of the Blessed Sacrament Praesidium will hold its 25th annual Marian Day on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Click here for more info.

Dr. Mary Hirschfeld, Associate Professor of Economics and Theology in the Department of Humanities at Villanova University, will give the Philosophy Lecture, "Creation and Transcendence: Laudato Si's Challenge to the Technocratic Paradigm," on March 19, 2018 at 7:00 PM in St. John Vianney Auditorium. Save the date for this exciting lecture opportunity!