Kenrick-Glennon Days

KGD Promo-690x345Kenrick-Glennon Days (KGD) is an overnight summer camp for young men going into the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grade. This camp hosted by the Archdiocese of St. Louis’ Office of Vocations on the seminary campus.  For more information, visit the Vocations Office website.

Spring Ordinations

Class of 2016This year, nine men in the Class of 2016 will be ordained to the Sacred Priesthood in five dioceses. Fourteen seminarians will be ordained to the Transitional Diaconate for ten dioceses.

We are grateful to the countless people who have supported these men through their prayers and contributions to Kenrick-Glennon Seminary. Thank you for supporting them as they prepare to devote their lives to the service of Christ and His Church. Please join us in praying for and congratulating the ordinandi.

For a schedule of the ordinations in the various dioceses, please visit our ordinations page.

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