Upcoming Events at the Seminary:
Mater Dei Seminary cordially invites you to the Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. Frater Augustine Marie Walz, CMRI of Wauzeka, Wisconsin; Ordination to the Diaconate of Rev. Frater Philip Marie Davis, CMRI of Denver, Colorado; Ordination to the Sub-Diaconate of Tien Le of San Francisco, California: Bradley Parker of Melbourne, Australia: Jeremy Saunders of London, Ontario, Canada: Stephen Sandquist of Omaha, Nebraska; Ordination to the Minor Orders of Porter and Lector of Carlos Zepeda of Guadalajara, Mexico: Michael Sellner of Sleepy Eye, Minnesota: Joseph Appelhanz of Montrose, Colorado: Denis McGuire of Easton, Connecticut, to be conferred by His Excellency, Bishop Mark A. Pivarunas, CMRI at Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, Omaha, Nebraska on the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe December 12, 2017 at 8:00 am
Recent Events at the Seminary:
Ordinations to the major and minor orders took place on May 11th, 2017. Mr. Carlos Zepeda from Mexico, Mr. Michael Sellner from Minnesota, and Mr. Joseph Appelhanz from Colorado received the clerical tonsure. Mr. Tien Lee from California, Mr. Bradley Parker from Australia, Mr. Jeremy Saunders from Canada, and Mr. Stephen Sandquist from Nebraska advanced towards the last two minor orders of Exorcist and Acolyte. Fra. Philip Davis from Colorado received the major order of Subdiaconate and Fra. Augustine Walz from Wisconsin received the major order of Diaconate. Please continue to pray for them as they continue towards the Holy Priesthood! Click HERE to see pictures of the ceremonies.
Current Edition of Seminary Newsletter:
100th Anniversary of Our Lady’s Apparitions at Fatima: We Must Live the Message of Our Lady. Daily Rosary, Prayer and Sacrifice for Poor Sinners. Importance of Modesty in Dress and Behavior: the Great Apostasy and Crisis in the Church. Christopher Columbus: Devout Catholic, Great Discoverer. Moral Theology: The Effects of the Mass: Mass Stipends.
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