Fr. Julian Peters, OSB
Title: Adjunct Instructor of Liturgical Practice
- MSA (University of Notre Dame, 1994)
- MDiv (Saint Meinrad School of Theology, 1988)
- BA (Saint Meinrad College, 1982)
Fr. Julian Peters, OSB, a monk and priest of Saint Meinrad
Archabbey, is an adjunct instructor in Latin and a formation dean
in the seminary. He currently assists in the Monastery
Fr. Julian was born October 29, 1960, in Toledo, OH. He attended
both Saint Meinrad College and School of Theology, receiving a
bachelor's degree in Classics (Latin) in 1982 and a Master of
Divinity in 1988. In 1994, he received a master's degree in
non-profit administration from the University of Notre Dame.
He joined the monastery on August 6, 1983, and professed his
solemn vows on August 15, 1986. He was ordained on May 7, 1988.
Fr. Julian previously served as secretary to the archabbot,
secretary to the council and chapter, master of ceremonies,
assistant archivist at Saint Meinrad Archabbey and was a commuting
chaplain to Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, IN.
Other assignments have included serving as administrator
of the Cathedral of SS. Peter & Paul in Indianapolis, IN, and
director of liturgy for the Archdiocese of
Indianapolis. He has also served as director of alumni
relations, assistant to the president-rector and associate dean of
formation (college) for Saint Meinrad.