Father Michael Niemczak, director of the propaedeutic stage at Mount Angel Seminary.

Fr. Michael Niemczak, STL, MS

Coordinator of Propaedeutic Stage
Formation Director



  • MS: Psychology, Divine Mercy University, 2023
  • STL: Biblical Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, 2017
  • STB: Pontifical Gregorian University, 2015
  • BA: Philosophy and Classics, Pontifical College Josephinum, 2012
Courses Taught
  • Preaching I
  • Introduction to the Bible (Fall 2024)
  • Priestly Healing, Reconciliation and Anointing (Fall 2024)
Select Projects
  • Parish Missions in the Archdioceses of Santa Fe, St. Paul – Minneapolis, and Dubuque (2017 – 2022)
  • Retreats for Archdiocese of Santa Fe Chancery Staff, Permanent Diaconate Candidates, Knights and Dames of the Holy Sepulchre, Mount Angel Seminary Frassati Club, and Archdiocese of Santa Fe Seminarians (2017 – 2022)
  • Chaplain for FOCUS Mission Trips (2017, 2019, 2021)
  • English Interpreter for Papal Homilies at the 15th World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland (2016)
Professional Associations
  • Seminary Formation Council, Practicum Mentor