St. Mary's Seminary & University

New Pastors Program

A Five-Day Workshop Designed Exclusively for New Pastors and Parish Life Coordinators

The Program: 2023

The 2023 New Pastors Program will be held November 5-9, 2023 at the Center for Continuing Formation on St. Mary’s Campus. This conference is for newly minted pastors or for priests who will soon be appointed to the pastorate. Parish Life Coordinators are also invited to attend.

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The Tentative 2023 Schedule

(Check back for final schedule in late summer/early fall 2023.)

Sunday, November 5
Arrival by between 4:00 – 5:00 PM

  • Welcome and Opening Dinner 
  • Night Prayer

Monday, November 6-Thursday November 9
Workshops, Discussions, Prayer, Free-time

Thursday, November 9
Dismissal at 11:00 AM