Seminary News

Subdiaconate Ordination: February 7, 2015

We give thanks to God for the ordination of four men to the Subdiaconate on February 7, 2015, by His Excellency, Joseph Perry, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Chicago at Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary.



Rorate Mass: December 13, 2014

The Saturday morning after Our Lady of Guadalupe's Feast Day, Fr. Lawrence offerred the seminary's annual Rorate Mass. This Mass is celebrated before dawn by candlelight.



Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe: December 12, 2014

On December 12, priests and seminarians of Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary celebrated their patronal feast day with particular solemnity and festivity. Seminarians kept vigil until midnight the night before in prayer and hymns to our Lady. His Excellency James Conley, Bishop of Lincoln, came to offer a Solemn Pontifical Mass the next morning. That evening, seminarians from St. Gregory the Great Seminary in Seward, NE joined the FSSP seminarians to pray Solemn Vespers and enjoy a very festive dinner, which included fireworks, a mariachi band, and piñatas. Seminarians and priests of Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary reconsecrated themselves to our Lady under that title at the end of Vespers.