St. Mary's Seminary & University

Preaching Lent

February 2, 2023
1:30-4:30 PM

Preaching Lent image: Bible, Candle, purple clothPreaching Lent is a workshop for priests to share resources and ideas for preparing homilies for the Season of Lent (Year A).

Faculty members from St. Mary’s Seminary and the Dominican House of Studies will give presentations of the liturgical and scriptural themes of the Lenten season, as well as the writings of St. Leo and facilitate a group discussion where participants can share their experience and insights about Lenten preaching.

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11:30 AM: Concelebrate at the Community Mass (optional)

12:15 PM: Lunch in the Refectory (optional; indicate choice on Registration Form)

1:30-2:15 PM: Session 1 with Fr. Innocent Smith, O.P.

2:15-2:30 PM: Break

2:30-3:15 PM: Session 2 with Fr. Andrew Hofer, O.P.

3:15-3:30 PM: Break

3:30-4:30 PM: Session 3–Facilitated Reflection

  • with lunch: $65
  • without lunch: $52

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