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Fr. Edward Linton, OSB


Head shot of Fr. Edward Linton, OSBTitle: Director, Institute for Priests and Presbyterates

Fr. Edward Linton, OSB, is a monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey. Fr. Edward serves as the director of Saint Meinrad's Institute for Priests and Presbyterates.

A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Fr. Edward holds a bachelor's degree in history from Saint Meinrad College, an MDiv from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, a master's in English literature from Middlebury College, and a PhD in speech communications from Southern Illinois University.

Fr. Edward professed his monastic vows in 1986 and was ordained in 1991. He taught English at Saint Meinrad College from 1992-98. He served as an associate pastor at St. Benedict Cathedral in Evansville, Indiana, and most recently as pastor of historic St. James on Wabash in the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Presentation: Being and Becoming a Pastor

Program: Gearing Up to be a Pastor