Fifteenth Institute for Seminary Formators 

 

This 8-day program for formators attracts participants from diocesan and religious formation programs at both the collegiate and theologate level. Presentation formats include lectures, group discussion and case studies.

The 2021 Institute begins with check-in from 3 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 9, followed by a welcome social, dinner, and orientation session in the evening.

The daily schedule includes morning prayer, two conferences, Mass and social time. There is also free time on Sunday afternoon and evening to enjoy Washington landmarks.

Early Registration Discount

There is a 10% discount on registrations paid in full prior to February 1, 2021.

$1,170 for residents, includes lodging, meals, printed & program costs

$800 for commuters, includes meals, materials & program costs

Normal Registration Fees

$1,300 for residents, includes lodging, meals, materials & program costs

$875 for commuters, includes meals, materials & program costs

Topics & Presenters

  • A Theology of The Priesthood & Implications for Seminary Ministry
    Very Rev. Ronald D. Witherup, P.S.S.
  • Who Are Our Seminarians?
    Rev. Martin Burnham, P.S.S.
  • The Current Generation of Seminarians
    Rev. Martin Burnham, P.S.S.
  • The Integration of Chaste Celibacy and Sexuality
    Rev. Quinn Conners, O. Carm.
  • Working With International Seminarians
    Rev. Hy Nguyen, P.S.S.
  • Developmental Issues of Today’s Seminarians: Psychological Testing
    Rev. Quinn Conners, O. Carm.
  • Human & Spiritual Formation: Internal & External Forum
    Rev. Renato J. Lopez, P.S.S.
  • The Role of Academics and Intellectual Formation
    Rev. Hy Nguyen, P.S.S.