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September 12, 2013

Seminary Formation for Monks

What is Seminary Formation Like?


There are two foundational documents which guide the structure of priestly formation. Every Seminary program in the U.S. is structured according to these two handbooks:
In today’s seminaries, priestly formation rests on four pillars which the Holy Father clearly outlined and explained in PDV. The four pillars of priestly formation are:

  1. Human Formation
  2. Spiritual Formation
  3. Intellectual Formation
  4. Pastoral Formation

More information about each of the Four Pillars of Seminary Formation will be posted in the near future, beginning with "Human Formation" on Sept. 16

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