Alumni Association

Kenrick priest-alumni are invited to attend the annual Alumni Day celebration on October 7, 2015 as complimentary guests of the seminary. This event is an opportunity to reconnect with classmates, share a meal with brother priests, and celebrate the gift of the priesthood. All activities will take place at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

5:00 p.m. – Vespers in the Chapel of St. Joseph

Homilist: Fr. Anthony Dattilo, Class of 1990

5:30 p.m. – Cocktails in the Courtyard (weather permitting)

6:15 p.m. – Banquet in the Refectory

Jubilarian Remarks: Fr. Richard Tillman, Class of 1965

Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient: Bishop John Gaydos, Diocese of Jefferson City

Thursday, October 8, 2015

7:30 p.m. – Peter Richard Kenrick Lecture

Presenter: Bishop Peter J. Elliott, Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne, Australia

Topic: “Sacred Liturgy: Great Mystery, Great Mercy”

Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented each year during the Alumni Day Banquet. Most Reverend John Gaydos, Bishop of Jefferson City, will receive the award during the Alumni Day Banquet on October 7, 2015.

Previous Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

2014: Msgr. Robert Gettinger, Class of 1964

2013: Msgr. William A. Drennan, Class of 1955

Nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award may be sent to All nominees and nominators must be priest-alumni of Kenrick-Glennon Seminary. Nominations will be reviewed by the Alumni Committee.


Class of 1990 - Silver Jubilarians
Class of 1965 - Golden Jubilarians
Class of 1955 - Diamond Jubilarians

O Brother, Where Art Thou?

If you know a classmate is not currently receiving Alumni Day information and/or publications such as The Herald, please encourage him to send his updated contact information to:

Kenrick Alumni Association

5200 Glennon Drive

St. Louis, MO 63119