Kenrick-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.
This 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.
Previous generations have worked to build the Church into a community of faithful men and women in St. Louis. The Annual Catholic Appeal helps sustain this legacy by providing financial resources to strengthen our parishes, schools and agencies. Through the generosity of our benefactors and the supporters of the Annual Catholic Appeal, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary is able to provide quality priestly formation so that holy, healthy, joyful priests are ready serve the people of God in parishes across the Archdiocese and beyond.
Your support of the schools, ministries and services of the Archdiocese of St. Louis through the Appeal ensures the resources and people will be ready to respond with love just when it’s needed. Make a courageous choice to extend your loving care to someone in need by making a sacrificial gift to the Annual Catholic Appeal. For further information, please visit www.archstl.org/aca.
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.
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.
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: