Six months later and we have our chapel!

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It’s been a productive week on the construction site of our college seminary. It’s actually been a productive year! Exactly six months ago, I sent you this photo with our seminarians in front of what was only steel framework. As you can see in the other two photos, our brick work is coming along beautifully, …

Deltas Prepare Dinner Deliziosa

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Sunday was Delta Day at the seminary, which meant that it was the Delta class’s turn to prepare and serve a meal for the rest of the house. The Deltas decided on a menu featuring American Italian cuisine. With the assistance, instruction, and family recipes of Fr. Kauth and his mother Sharon, they made homemade …

National Vocation Awareness Week

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I am frequently told entertaining stories by parents about how their children pretend to be priests or seminarians at home – solemnly processing into the living room with their hands folded or elevating a Nilla wafer and grape juice. I find it encouraging. After all, children imitate their heroes. (A side benefit of kids playing …

Building a Place for Prayer

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In The Confessions, Augustine writes of the passion with which he pursued God, drawn on by God Himself. His own breast, as it were, didn’t belong to him, and he sought feverishly for the object of his love. His heart pulled him as the weight of his love to find its gravitational source. He once wrote …