Seminarian Formation

Seminarian News

Upcoming events and instructions

Monday
Apr 15

Installation to the Ministries of Lector and Acolyte

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ceremony - Mass - 7:00 Light Reception following in the Gathering Space Acolytes: MC 1: Fr. Sam Brand MC 2: T: C: A1: A2: Lector: V: V: S1: S2: Extra: DW: DE:
Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 430 N Broadway St, Wichita, KS 67202, United States

Practice for Acolyte/Lector Installation

5:30pm - 6:30pm
See Attachment for assignments
Address
Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, 430 N. Broadway, Wichita, KS

Rehearsal for Chrism Mass

9:00am - 10:00am
See attachment for assignments
Tuesday
Apr 16

Chrism Mass

11:00am - 1:00pm
Position - Thurifer/Sever - Seth Arnold Position - Cross/Sever Will Steuver Position - Candle/Acolyte/Sever Matt Glazier Position - Candle/Acolyte/Sever Chris Rumback Position - S1/Sever Andrew Meng Position - S2/Sever Dillon Cott Position - Vimp/Sever Jake May Position - Vimp/Sever Jon Tolberd Oil Andrew Dellasega Oil Matt Siegman PD - Luke Downing PD - Trevor Buster PD - Ty Taylor Position - Deacon Matt Siegman Position - Deacon Andrew Dellasega
Thursday
Apr 18

Rehearsal for Holy Thursday

5:00pm - 6:00pm
See attachment for assignments
Friday
Apr 19

Rehearsal for Good Friday

10:00am - 11:00am
See attachment for assignments
Saturday
Apr 20

Rehearsal for Holy Saturday

10:30am - 11:30am
see attachment for assignments
Sunday
Apr 21

Rehearsal for Easter Sunday

9:30am - 10:30am
see attachment for assignments
Tuesday
Apr 23

No events today

Thursday
May 16

SEKS Seminarian Dinner

1:30pm (05/16) - 12:00am (05/17)
Leave: 1:30 p.m. from Church of the Magdalen, 12626 E. 21st St. N., Wichita Event starts: 6 p.m. (Our Lady of Lourdes, Pittsburg Return Arrival: 12 a.m. (Church of the Magdalen) Dress Code: Formal Totus Tuus Team Members will not attend/are excused. MC 1: Fr. Gabriel Greer MC 2: Hayden Charles Deacon: Matt Siegman Crucifer: Miles Swigart Deacon: Kurt Pauly Torch/Server: Will Stuever Torch/Server: Dillon Cott Thurfier: Luke Downing Lector: Trevor Buster Flying Solo For the Night Deacon Drew Dellasega Deacon Kurt Pauly Deacon Matt Siegman Due to the limited number of Seminarians each will be individually seated at tables
Address
Our Lady of Lourdes, Pittsburg/Leave from Magdalen, 12626 E. 21st St. N., Wichita
Friday
May 17

SEKS Seminarian Dinner

1:30pm (05/16) - 12:00am (05/17)
Leave: 1:30 p.m. from Church of the Magdalen, 12626 E. 21st St. N., Wichita Event starts: 6 p.m. (Our Lady of Lourdes, Pittsburg Return Arrival: 12 a.m. (Church of the Magdalen) Dress Code: Formal Totus Tuus Team Members will not attend/are excused. MC 1: Fr. Gabriel Greer MC 2: Hayden Charles Deacon: Matt Siegman Crucifer: Miles Swigart Deacon: Kurt Pauly Torch/Server: Will Stuever Torch/Server: Dillon Cott Thurfier: Luke Downing Lector: Trevor Buster Flying Solo For the Night Deacon Drew Dellasega Deacon Kurt Pauly Deacon Matt Siegman Due to the limited number of Seminarians each will be individually seated at tables
Address
Our Lady of Lourdes, Pittsburg/Leave from Magdalen, 12626 E. 21st St. N., Wichita
Sunday
May 19

Diaconate Ordination Retreat

7:00pm - 10:00pm
The coordinators of the retreat will ask candidates to lead the liturgy of the hours, serve Mass, lector, etc. The coordinators of the retreat this year are: Monday 6:00 p.m. Arrival 7:00 p.m. Conference 1, 9:00 p.m. Refreshments
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States
Monday
May 20

Diaconate Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00pm


SACRISTAN AND SERVER for -  

7:30 a.m.

Mass and Morning Prayer with Bishop Kemme and/or Fr. Arnold

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

3:00 p.m.

Holy Hour

5:30 p.m.

Dinner at SLC

7:00 p.m.

Conference 3:

8:00 p.m.

Night Prayer

Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

4:00pm - 10:00pm
The coordinator for the retreat will provide a schedule for the liturgies/ask the candidates to serve in various capacities. The coordinator for this year is. Monday 4:00 p.m. Arrival 5:00 p.m. Conference 1, 9:00 p.m. Refreshments
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States
Tuesday
May 21

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00pm

Tuesday

SACRISTAN for TUESDAY – Deacon Martin

7:30 a.m.

Mass and Morning Prayer with Bishop Kemme and/or Fr. Arnold, Deacon

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 a.m.

 

Meetings with Bishop Kemme begin at the Bishop’s House and meetings with Fr. Arnold begin in the Chapel of Mary, the First Disciple

8:30 a.m.

Deacon Brungardt/ Fr. Arnold : Bishop Kemme / Deacon Jurgensmeyer

9:00 a.m.

Deacon Burns/ Fr. Arnold :Bishop Kemme / Deacon Kerschen

9:30 a.m.

Deacon Coulter/ Fr. Arnold : Bishop Kemme / Deacon Brungardt

10:00 a.m.

Deacon Davied/ Fr. Arnold : Bishop Kemme / Deacon Burns

10:30 a.m.

Deacon Jurgensmeyer/ Fr. Arnold: Bishop Kemme / Deacon Coulter

11:00 a.m.

Deacon Kerschen/ Fr. Arnold: Bishop Kemme/ Deacon Davied

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m.

Fr. Arnold to meet with Priest Candidate about Diocesan Policies

5:00-5:30 p.m.

Evening Prayer - Fr. Chad

5:30 p.m.

Dinner

6:00 p.m.

Holy Hour – Deacon Burns

7:00 p.m.

Conference 2, Fr. Mike Simone

8:00-9:00 PM

Adoration and Night Prayer – Deacon Coulter

Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Diaconate Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00pm
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States
Wednesday
May 22

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 8:30pm
Wednesday 7:30 a.m. Mass and Morning Prayer with Bishop Kemme and/or Fr. Arnold, Deacon 8:00 a.m. Breakfast 8:30 a.m. Deacon /Fr. Arnold: Bishop Kemme / Deacon 9:00 a.m. Deacon /Fr. Arnold: Bishop Kemme / Deacon 9:30 a.m. Deacon /Fr. Arnold: Bishop Kemme / Deacon 12:15 p.m. Lunch 5:00-5:30 p.m. Evening Prayer with Deacon 5:30 p.m. Dinner 6:00 p.m. Holy Hour 7:00 p.m. Conference 3, Fr. 8:00 p.m. Night Prayer – Deacon
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Breakfast and Set up for Evening with Seminarians

8:30am - 12:00pm

All arrive for breakfast at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception: (following Mass) 8:30 a.m.
Groups will help set up

3 groups assigned
group leaders:
sems
Drew Dellasega:
Hayden C., Dillon C., Ryan L.
Kurt Pauly:
Ty T., Andrew M., Paul B.
Matt Siegman: Luke D., Chris R, Caleb K.

Linda: Jon T, Seth A., Koby N


Dress Code: Casual
Since set up will be scheduled from 9:30 to 12:00, please do not plan on attending the 12:00 p.m. Mass at the Cathedral or elsewhere.
Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 307 E Central Wichita, KS 67202 Check your email for details

Diaconate Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00pm

                                               
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Evening with our Seminarians

5:00pm - 11:30pm
All others arrive: 5:00 p.m. Ceremony begins: 6:00 p.m. Ceremony and Reception Dress Code (all): Formal - (collegians) Suit with Tie, belt, Dress shoes and socks; (pre-theologians and theologians) Black Suit, Clerics, belt, Dress Shoes and Socks Ceremony Dress Code for those serving in Ceremony: Cassock/Surplice All Check in with Linda and be ready to assist in your roll All stay until end for clean up after event Ceremony Servers MC 1: Fr. Gabriel Greer Deacon MC 2: Deacon Crucifer Trevor: Torch/Server: Torch/Server: Thurfier: Lector: Flying Solo For the Night: Deacon Drew Dellasega Deacon Matt Siegman Pairs for Socializing Wingmen for Thursday Evening Greeters - 5:00 p.m. - Handout Vespers books and Nametags Ushers - Ushers will direct people from the church into Good Shepherd Hall after Vespers Evening Prayer Rehearsal at Cathederal Evening Prayer with Seminarians Wednesday, May 22nd 6:00pm at Cathedral
Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 307 E Central Wichita, KS 67202
Thursday
May 23

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 10:30pm
Thursday 8:00 a.m. Mass at the Cathedral 8:30 a.m. Breakfast at Cathedral with other seminarians – GS Hall 9:30 a.m. Simultaneous setup of GS Hall and Church of the Magdalen Gym TBD Evening Prayer Practice at Cathedral, TBD 7:00 p.m. Evening with the Seminarians at Cathedral (arrive at 6 p.m., ceremony at 7 p.m.) 11:00 p.m. Return to SLC by 11:00 p.m. and lights out
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Group Picture

4:00pm - 5:00pm
For the pictures, the dress code is seminarian formal. Collegian dress: black pants, black tie, black socks/shoes, white shirt. Pre-Theologian/Theologian dress: clerics/suit, black socks/shoes. Everyone will need their suit jacket for the group picture.
Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 430 N Broadway St, Wichita, KS 67202, USA

Diaconate Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00pm

                                               
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Diaconate Ordination Ceremony

6:00pm - 11:00pm

Servers and Ordinandi arrive: 4:00 p.m.
All others arrive: 4:00 p.m.
Ceremony: 6:00 p.m.
All to stay and assist with clean up after reception.

Dress Code: For the ceremony, Cassock/Surplice (all)
                   For the reception, Formal (all)

MC 1: Fr. Gabriel Greer                                                Assistant Deacon:   
MC 2: Fr.                                                                       Assistant Deacon: 
MC 3:                                                                          Deacon of the Mass: 
Crucifer:                                          Deacon of the Mass: 
Torch/Server:                             Assistant Deacon:  
Torch/Server:                                          Assistant Deacon:    
Thurifer:   
Book Bearer: 
Vimp:   
Vimp: 
Altar Server: 
Altar Server: 
Server:
Server:    
Server: 
Server: 

Diaconate Rehearsal, at Cathedral

Diaconate Ordination, Thursday, May 23rd 6:00 pm at Cathedral

Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 430 N Broadway St, Wichita, KS 67202, USA
Friday
May 24

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:30pm
Friday 8:00 a.m. Breakfast TBD Priesthood ordination practice, Magdalen, TBD 12:00 p.m. Lunch at the SLC 6:00 p.m. Dinner with candidates, Bishop Kemme, and priest on the leadership team – Bishops’ Residence 10:00 p.m. Return to SLC by 10:00 p.m. and lights out
Address
Spiritual Life Center, 7100 East 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226, United States

Set up for Priest Ordination reception

9:30am - 2:30pm

        











Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 430 N Broadway St, Wichita, KS 67202, USA

Rehearsal at Cathedral

10:00am - 11:00am
Saturday
May 25

Priesthood Ordination Retreat

7:30am - 9:00am

Saturday

 

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

10:00 a.m.

 

Priesthood Ordination at Magdalen – Arrival 9:00 a.m.

Priesthood Ordination

9:00am - 2:00pm
Arrival: 9:00 a.m. Ceremony: 10:00 a.m. Ordination Dress Code: Cassock, Surplice, Collar (all) Reception Dress Code: Formal (all) MC 1: MC 2: MC 3: Crucifer Deacon Torch/server Deacon Torch/server Thurifer Book Bearer Vimp Vimp Altar Server Altar Server Server Server Extra:
Address
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 430 N Broadway St, Wichita, KS 67202, USA

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Summer Formation Dates

April 2019

April 15
Practice for Acolyte/Lector Installations
Installations to the Ministries of Lector and Acolyte

May 2019

May 16
SEKS Seminarian Dinner

May 19-23
Diaconate Ordination Retreat

May 20-25
Priesthood Ordination Retreat

May 22
Breakfast and Setup for Evening with Seminarians
Evening with our Seminarians

May 23
Group Photo
Diaconate Ordination

May 24
Set up for Priest Ordination Reception
Rehearsal at Cathedral

May 25
Priesthood Ordination

May 31
Formation Friday

June 2019

June 3
Serra Steak Fry

June 7
Formation Friday

June 14
Formation Friday

June 21
Formation Friday

June 28
Formation Friday

July 2019

July 12-14
Weekend of Recollection

July 19
Formation Friday

July 26
Formation Friday

July 30-31
Summer Evaluation Appointments

August 2019

August 1
Candidacy Reception Mass
Serra Steak Fry

August 2-4
Midwest Catholic Family Conference

Summer Evaluations

PlacementEvaluations Required
Summer Evaluation Information FormPastor EvaluationSupervisor EvaluationSelf-Evaluation
Deacon Placement
X X
Pastoral Placement
XXX
Spanish Study
  X
Secular Employment
(includes those living at NU)
 XX
Totus Tuus and Prayer & Action
 XX
Secular Employment  X
Mundelein CPE Experience

Summer CPE Documentation - Self -Formation Hours - Supervisor
(Both Pastoral and Deacon Placements)

New Men
Make appointment with Director