Father McNerney said he was struck by how important it was for patients on coronavirus wards to be able to hold a rosary or small cross throughout their ordeal.
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Several seminarians who spoke with the Register said they grew in their love for the priesthood, thanks to the support and example they received within their seminaries.
While the McCarrick scandal indicates the need for further progress, many significant improvements to improve priestly formation have been instituted in recent years.
COMMENTARY: The report suggests that sexual misconduct at some seminaries is rare, but it does not give an indication how large that group of ‘some’ is.
A hallmark of the 25-year-old program at Creighton University has been the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.
Notre Dame’s McGrath Institute for Church Life and the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University conducted the study.
Father Thomas Berg, of St. Joseph’s Seminary in New York, suggests in Washington Post column six ways the formation process could be changed.
Juan Pablo Hernandez wants to being the hope of Christ to the faithful in his country.
Venezuelan seminarians are struggling to continue their formation for the priesthood in the midst of a deepening national crisis