Thirty-two Seminarians Move Closer to the Priesthood in Annual Ministries Mass

March 16, 2017
On Thursday, March 16, thirty-two seminarians of Mount Angel Seminary were instituted into the ministries of acolyte and lector.

Formation Symposium Focuses on Communion and Church's Social Doctrine

March 15, 2017
This year's symposium focused on communion and global solidarity, an important principle in the Church's social doctrine, and a way of living the seminary's curricular focus on communion ecclesiology.

Seminary Community Celebrates Our Lady of Guadalupe

December 11, 2016
Seminary community hosts one of the biggest celebrations for the Hispanic community at Mount Angel Seminary: the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Theological Symposium on Christology and Trinitarian Theology

November 21, 2016
On Monday, November 21 and Tuesday, November 22, Mount Angel Seminary (MAS) held its annual theological symposium as part of the newly established Archbishop Robert J. Dwyer lecture series. This year, Rev. Thomas Weinandy, O.F.M.Cap., was the keynote speaker.

Seminary Community Honors Vietnamese Martyrs

November 18, 2016
On Friday, November 18, in St. Joseph Chapel at Mount Angel Seminary, the Rev. Joseph Nguyen, OSB, a monk of Mount Angel Abbey, celebrated a Mass in honor of the Vietnamese Martyrs, St. Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions.

Day of Recollection Focuses on Four Last Things

November 2, 2016
On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, Mount Angel Seminary hosted its bi-annual day of recollection for all diocesan seminarians. Conferences were given by Fr. Thomas Reeves, OCD.

Nine Men Admitted to Candidacy

October 20, 2016
Nine men were admitted to candidacy for Holy Orders at Mount Angel on Thursday, October 20.

A Brief Reflection on the Year of Mercy

October 7, 2016

Mount Angel Seminary Begins Its 128th Year of Forming Men for the Priesthood of Jesus Christ

September 12, 2016
The monks, seminarians, faculty, staff, and friends of Mount Angel Abbey and Seminary gathered on Monday, August 29, to celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit, thereby inaugurating the seminary's 128th academic year.

Mount Angel Seminary Celebrates 127th Commencement Exercises

May 24, 2016
"The fields are ripe! O bless the Lord, our God!" (Psalm 103) echoed through the Abbey Church as Mount Angel Seminary celebrated its annual Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Exercises at the end of its 127th year of forming men for the priesthood.

Appreciation Dinner Honors Supporters of Mount Angel Seminary

May 10, 2016
On Tuesday, April 19, 2016, Mount Angel Seminary celebrated its annual Appreciation Dinner, held to give thanks to various members of the seminary community, particularly those involved in the Pastoral and Spiritual Formation of the seminarians.

Seminarians Honored at Annunciation Dinner

April 5, 2016
On Tuesday, March 15th, students, faculty, staff, and guests of Mount Angel Seminary gathered in the Aquinas Dining Hall to celebrate its annual Annunciation Dinner, to share fellowship and to honor particular members of the community for their contributions and achievement. The awards and their winners are listed below.

Annual Symposium Focuses on Technology

March 22, 2016
On March 7-8, 2016, Mount Angel Seminary held its annual formation symposium, which seeks to expound on a topic of particular relevance for future priests and those involved in priestly formation. This year’s presenters, Sister Mary Timothy Prokes, FSE, and Fr. William Holtzinger of the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon, presented on the topic “Social Media and Virtual Reality.”

Twenty-Seven Seminarians Take a Step Closer to the Priesthood in Annual Ministries Mass

March 16, 2016
Twenty-seven seminarians gathered together in the Mount Angel Abbey Church to be instituted into the ministries of Acolyte and Lector during Mount Angel Seminary's annual Ministries Mass.

MAS Celebrates Lunar New Year

March 3, 2016
On Saturday, Feb. 13, the Vietnamese community at Mount Angel Seminary hosted a celebration of the Lunar New Year. This year, Huong Dinh, a seminarian for the Diocese of Oakland, serves as the President of the Vietnamese community.

Seminarians Celebrate Life, Peace, and Justice

February 14, 2016
On Friday, Jan. 22 the seminarians of Mount Angel Seminary celebrated a day dedicated to the promotion of life, justice, and peace.

Seminary Community Honors Santo Nino

January 26, 2016
On Saturday, January 16, 2016, the Mount Angel Seminary community hosted a celebration in honor of Santo Niño de Cebú, one of the titles of Jesus Christ which sees particular devotion in the Philippines and in Filipino communities worldwide.

Bishop Burns Leads Annual Retreat

January 13, 2016
Before beginning the spring semester of classes, Mount Angel Seminary held its annual silent retreat from January 4-8, 2016, this year facilitated by the Most Rev. Edward Burns, Bishop of Juneau in Alaska.

MAS Celebrates Our Lady of Guadalupe

January 13, 2016
On Saturday, December 5, 2015, the Mount Angel Seminary community hosted a celebration in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas. The main celebrant of the Mass was Fr. Luis Manuel Flores-Alva of the Diocese of Baker, accompanied by several concelebrants from the abbey and seminary community.

Seminary Community Celebrates 117 Vietnamese Martyrs

January 13, 2016
On Tuesday, November 24, in St. Joseph Chapel at Mount Angel Seminary (MAS), the Reverend Bartholomew Dat Pham, SDD, the Pastor of Our Lady of LaVang Parish in Portland, celebrated Mass on the occasion of the Memorial of St. Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions.