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St. Mary’s Faculty Contribute to Renewed Journal

Working with St. Mary's faculty member, Rev. Dennis Billy, C.Ss.R., plans for the reintroduction of Seminary Journal were put in place. Fr. Billy coordinated the efforts of multiple St. Mary's faculty members to produce all the content for the Spring 2023 issue of Seminary Journal, the first in over seven years. Over 10 faculty authored 8 articles. In a brief introduction to the issue, Fr. Billy describes the two-year process of faculty collaboration in the renewed journal.

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Celebrating 2023 National Vocation Awareness Week

National Vocation Awareness Week is celebrated annually by the U.S. Catholic Church. It is dedicated to promoting vocations to the priesthood, diaconate, and consecrated religious life through prayer and education. This year's celebration is November 5-11, 2023.

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Fr. Prior (Class of 2001) Receives Leavitt Award

Father Richard P. Prior received the Robert F. Leavitt Award for Leadership in Pastoral Excellence from his alma mater, St. Mary’s Seminary & University in Baltimore, Maryland. Fr. Prior graduated from St. Mary’s in 2001 and was ordained in June, 2001.

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