For Immediate Release: August 13, 2013
TO KICK-OFF 2013-2014 ACADEMIC YEAR
PHILADELPHIA PA--The College and Theology Division seminarians of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary will return to campus to mark the start of the academic year on Tuesday, August 20th beginning with registration and moving-in to the dorms. This fall, over 40 new men will be entering Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary for 2013-2014 for the first time from approximately 9 Dioceses and Religious Orders, including approximately 8 men from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary
College Building, Center House
100 East Wynnewood Road
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Opening week at the seminary will include campus tours, in which returning seminarians will pair with new seminarians and their families to tour the grounds and facilities. In addition, during the first week, group activities such as day trips to Philadelphia and daily Mass are also planned. Fall classes for the College and Theology Division of Saint Charles Borromeo officially begin on Thursday, August 22, 2013.
Founded in 1832, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary has been forming young men for priestly service to the community for more than 180 years. This year, approximately 150 young men have answered God’s call to attend the Seminary to be formed after the heart of Jesus Christ. With the generosity of many, these young seminarians are able to successfully transform into the compassionate and loyal priests and inspiring leaders of tomorrow’s Church.