Fr. Buettner Named House Spiritual Director

Our seminarians after Sunday Mass at St. Michael’s in Gastonia with Fr. Matthew Buettner, pastor. Fr. Buettner is working a few days a week with the seminary and has been appointed by the Bishop as the house spiritual director.

Prayer to Our Lady Help of Christians

This prayer to Our Lady Help of Christians was written by St. John Bosco. Our Lady Help of Christians is the patroness of Belmont Abbey.  Most Holy Virgin Mary, Help of Christian, how sweet it is to come to your feet imploring your perpetual help. If earthly mothers cease not to remember their children, how can you, the most …

Seminary Tabernacle in Progress

The seminary tabernacle was designed and built by artisan Jacob Wolfe of Ars Coeli studio, and paid for by a generous donor. You’ll recognize the design elements inspired by Belmont Abbey.

A New Apostolic Movement in Charlotte: Daughters of the Virgin Mother

DAUGHTERS OF THE VIRGIN MOTHER Initiated on May 13, 2015 in the Diocese of Charlotte In 2007 the Congregation for the Clergy issued an appeal to bring about in the Church a movement of prayer, with the intention of awakening a sufficient number of holy vocations to the priestly state, and at the same time …