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Like father, (kind of) like son: Family’s vocational path overlaps at St. Paul Seminary

John Utecht is a seminarian in formation for the priesthood. John’s father, Joe, was ordained a permanent deacon in December 2019.
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How the seminary prepares men to become well-rounded Catholic priests

Seminary formation is not isolated to one aspect, but rather growth in four dimensions: human, intellectual, pastoral, and spiritual.
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Meet the St. Paul Seminary Class of 2021

The men ordained to the priesthood this summer will serve eight different dioceses in the Midwest and one religious order, Pro Ecclesia Sancta, which is entrusted with the pastoral care of St. Mark’s Parish in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Watch: What does it mean to be a woman?

The nature of woman and her place in the scheme of things is an ancient question, one that has been under dispute since the pre-Socratic period. Somewhere in this long history, the sacred meaning of the feminine was lost.
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