A Year of Discernment
Spend a year learning about Catholic culture, spirituality and the vocation of priesthood.
The first days at Saint Meinrad invite aspirants to gain familiarity with the overall goals and direction of formation at Saint Meinrad. The emphasis is on building and using the dynamics of community to create an environment of learning, prayer, and discernment.
Intensive Spiritual Formation Week
The week aims at the practical elements of praying the Liturgy of the Hours, Chant, daily prayer, cultural customs for formation and expectations for study while in the propaedeutic stage.
Fall and Spring terms
A Broader Vision of Christian Spirituality
Contemporary Issues in Priestly Spirituality
Searching for the Common Good: Solidarity, Service and Living the Vision of Catholic Social Teaching
Supervised Social Ministry