Souls and Goals Soccer Cup

The annual Souls and Goals Soccer soccerCup will take place on Wednesday, November 9th at CBC High School. Watch the Kenrick-Glennon Seminary Lions compete against Clergy & Company, a team of St. Louis priests (and their friends). The game is free and concessions will be available for purchase. Please arrive by 6:30 for the start of the program; kickoff is at 7:00 p.m.

This match is held during National Vocation Awareness Week —a week-long celebration to promote vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education.

Peter Richard Kenrick Lecture

Thebda-400x600he annual Peter Richard Kenrick Lecture will take place on Thursday, October 6th. Most Reverend Bernard A. Hebda, Archbishop of Saint Paul & Minneapolis, will speak on Canon Law: A Toolfor Renewal and Reform? An Examination of Pope Francis’ Exercise of Legislative Authority.

The lecture will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the seminary auditorium. An informal reception will follow. The lecture is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to angeles@kenrick.edu or 314-792-6100 by October 2nd.

For further information about this annual lecture, please click here.

Fiat Women’s Group + Forming Men for Christ

Fiat Women’s Group

All women are invited to Kenrick-Glennon Seminary on the 3rd Thursday of each month for the Fiat Women’s Group. Each meeting will include prayer, a talk from a distinguished seminary faculty member, and discussion. For further details, please visit kenrick.edu/fiat. 

Forming Men for Christ

All men are invited to join our President-Rector, Father James Mason, for Mass, coffee, and a talk at St. Joseph’s Church in Clayton on the 2nd Thursday of each month. The purpose of this event is to help form men in the faith and moral teachings of the Catholic Church. For further details, please visit kenrick.edu/FormingMenForChrist

New Pipe Organ in the Chapel of St. Joseph

On November 11th, Archbishop Robert J. Carlson formally dedicated the new pipe organ in the Chapel of St. Joseph. The following evening, 300+ friends of the seminary gathered for a free debut concert. Dr. Horst Buchholz, the featured organist, was joined by soloists Jeff and Wendy Wisniewski and the Kenrick-Glennon Seminary Choir.

The organ was built by A.E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Company in Lithonia, GA. It has three manuals, 39 ranks and 2,156 pipes with a terraced console. Our organ is featured in the December 2015 issue of “The American Organist,” the magazine for the American Guild of Organists. The specifications for our new organ can be found below:

Great (10 Ranks of Pipes)
Swell (13 Ranks)
Choir (9 Ranks)
Pedal
Inter-Manual Couplers
Combination System