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.
Reviewers are taking note of the contributions to biblical scholarship being made by Kelly Anderson, Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at St. Charles Seminary. Ms. Anderson’s book, James, First, Second, and Third John, an entry in Baker Academic’s Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture series, has received high praise in the current edition of Catholic Library World. Read the review HERE.
Rev. Richard Benson, C.M., Academic Dean and an Assistant Professor at St. John's Seminary, recently visited Saint Charles to observe and meet with students participating in "Cosmos and Creation," the Templeton Foundation-funded course created and taught by Mr. James Despres, Acting Philosophy Department Chair and Director of Saint Charles's Master of Arts in Philosophical Studies (MAPS) program.
St. Charles Seminary happily welcomed Reverend Ralph O’Donnell to lead a workshop on the Vatican Congregation for the Clergy's new priestly formation guidelines. Special thanks to Fr. O’Donnell for a wonderful presentation!