Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and your plans will succeed.
~ Proverbs 16:3
SOT/Sem Graduate Ordained Bishop in China
An ordination in China saw the installation of the first Bishop approved by both the Vatican and China since a provisional agreement in September 2018 between the Vatican and China. Father Anthony Yao Shun , 1998 SOT/Sem graduate with an MA in Liturgical Studies, is a first step toward improved relations between the Holy See and Chinese government.

Fall 2019 New Students Enter Emmaus
Profiles from some of our newest students: in August 26 religious and lay, men and women, from around the world have embarked on a Catholic, Benedictine, theological education.


Alumni Spotlight
The SOT/Sem is pleased to share news of a new publication with contributions by our alumni Jessie Bazan M.Div. '17 and Program Associate for the Collegeville Institute; a book emphasizing themes of sisterhood and speaking the truth, it is offered in support of the future of women in the church.


Student Spotlight
At the 2019 New Student Convocation , SOT/Sem student Government President, Meghan Stretar , addresses incoming students, asking "Who is God calling you to become?"


Emmaus Spotlight
Professor at the Graduate School of Theology and Seminary, Dr. Kristin Colberg , spent the Winter/Spring semester conducting research into Vatican I teaching. She reflects on sabbatical time, it's importance to research and in support of good scholarship and improved teaching.


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