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Mrs. Katherine Rose Fay Passes to the Lord

September 20, 2022

Mrs. Katherine Rose Fay, mother of Msgr. William P. Fay, on the faculty of Pope Saint John XXIII National Seminary passed to the Lord on Friday, September 16. May she rest in peace.


Mass of the Holy Spirit and A New Formation Year

September 8, 2022

On Friday, September 2, 2022, Cardinal Seán Patrick O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston, presided at Mass of the Holy Spirit with the Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary community. This Mass was celebrated to seek God’s blessings as we begin a new formation year for men studying for priesthood.

First Fridays Resume in September

August 10, 2022

Calibri;mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-latin">Starting Friday, September 2nd, Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary will resume First Fridays.

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.