Saint Meinrad Ongoing Formation Opportunities – Late Summer/Fall 2018

To: Priests
From: Monsignor Jim Schillinger, Director, Ongoing Formation of Priests

Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology are offering several upcoming worthwhile programs and workshops including:

Encore Priests: Pre-Retirement, a course designed for priests approaching retirement. (August 13-16, 2018 and November 26-29, 2018)

The Newly Appointed Pastor, a workshop designed to address the responsibilities of pastors. (September 10-13, 2018 and November 5-8, 2018)

A Cruise Retreat for Priests, offering the program “Lectio Divina for Preaching and Presiding: Praying into the Words in Which We Live.” (October 1-5, 2018)

World Retreat, designed to assist international priests with a successful transition into effective ministry in the United States. (October 15-19, 2018)

In addition to their ongoing formation offerings, Saint Meinrad publishes a monthly newsletter and blog entitled, “Echos from the Belltower.” Both are valuable resources.

To register for workshops and subscribe to their newsletter and blog, please visit