Deacon Calendar

 

General Yearly Schedule Summary

July
Annual Retreat

 

August
Seminary Orientation for New Class and opening of weekly Wednesday Night classes. First academic weekend at the Seminary.

 

September
Wednesdays classes and an academic weekend at the Seminary. Usually the installation of Lectors and Acolytes occurs in September of October.

 

October
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary.

 

November
Academic Wednesdays (no classes the day before Thanksgiving) and an academic weekend at the Seminary

 

December
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary. Semester exams.

 

January
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary

 

February
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary. Usually the call to Candidacy occurs during February or early March.

 

March
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary. Applications are due to the Office of Permanent Diaconate Formation by January 31st.

 

April
Academic Wednesdays and an academic weekend at the Seminary. Semester exams The Committee on Admissions and Scrutinies meets to review applications and men completing their first year of studies. The Committee will make recommendations for continuance in the program, determine conditions for such if necessary, or withdraw support for continuance.

 

May
Seminary Graduation. 5 day scheduled canonical retreat for those being ordained in September.