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Dr. John Millard Passes Home to the Lord

May 25, 2022

We share this message today with you from Very Rev. Brian R. Kiely, Rector of the Seminary, about the passing of Dr. John Millard, Professor of Philosophy


Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Commissioning Mass for the Class of 2022

May 13, 2022

On Monday, May 9, 2022, a Commissioning Mass was celebrated for the Class of 2022 as they conclude their formation studies and prepare to return to their dioceses and be ordained to the Roman Catholic priesthood. 

Is God Calling You?

April 28, 2022

If you are thinking God could be calling you to the priesthood, come join seminarians before they complete this academic year and return to their dioceses for the summer.  Ask questions, practice prayer and fellowship with like-minded men and experience a moment in semin

Profession of Faith and Oath of Fidelity for Priesthood

April 28, 2022

On Monday evening, April 25th, seminarians and faculty gathered for solemn Evening Prayer. During this rite, members of the fourth theology class made their Profession of Faith and Oath of Fidelity in preparation for their ordinations to the priesthood.

Open House to Benefit Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary

February 13, 2022

Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary is thrilled to announce an Open House at 2:00 PM on Sunday, March 13, 2022.  The Archdiocese of Boston Black Catholic Choir will perform a concert of uplifting and spiritual music followed by a reception in the Learning Center.

Twelve Seminarians Installed as Acolytes

February 10, 2022

On February 9, 2022, Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary was blessed to have Cardinal Wilton Gregory of the Archdiocese of Washington, DC preside over the institution of twelve seminarians to the Ministry of Acolyte.