Lent Reflection 2016

Conception Seminary College releases Spring 2021 Dean’s List

CONCEPTION, Mo. – The Office of the Registrar at Conception Seminary College, in Conception, Missouri, announced the students named to the Dean’s List for the 2021 spring semester.   To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student and earn a 3.70 GPA or higher on at least…

Warriors, yet sheep

A Seminarian’s Perspective on Brotherhood When I was in high school, the football team sort of ran our school for the duration of their season, at least from a social standpoint. Everything revolved around the football team, their schedule, and their wins and losses. I didn’t play football, but I always admired the brotherhood they…

Fraternity of Four

Diocese of San Angelo Let’s get one thing straight upfront: “It’s just Coke.” Coming to Conception Seminary College can cause a culture clash. A longstanding tension among Midwesterners is the proper term for a soft drink: pop or soda. The four graduating seniors from the Diocese of San Angelo in Texas affirm that whether Coca-Cola,…

Fostering Community

“I am just so happy to be back on campus,” said one enthusiastic seminarian returning for his senior year. The seminarians returned to campus in August, excited to be on campus and see one another in person. Even though various precautions were put in place to ensure their safety and the safety of everyone residing…

20/20 Vision: Clarity and Perspective

Recently a colleague at Conception Seminary College paid me a compliment. Like me, he was returning to work in the seminary for a second time after a break. He said I gave him confidence this time to do his ministry better because, as Dean of Students, I “have a vision.” It is always a bit…

Conception Seminary College announces Fall 2020 Dean’s List

CONCEPTION, Mo. – The Office of the Registrar at Conception Seminary College, in Conception, Missouri, announced the students named to the Dean’s List for the 2020 fall semester.   To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student and earn a 3.70 GPA or higher on at least…

Seminary Reflection: Answering God’s Call

Note: Recent graduate Brian Jacobson, of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, shares his reflection on his call to the priesthood and his time at Conception. First and foremost, I am a beloved son of an amazing Father. Like many young men, I love friends and family, sports, the great outdoors, and I’m currently…

Conception Seminary College announces Spring 2020 Dean’s List

CONCEPTION, Mo. – The Office of the Registrar at Conception Seminary College, in Conception, Missouri, announced the students named to the Dean’s List for the 2020 spring semester.   To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student and earn a 3.70 GPA or higher on at least…

Information regarding coronavirus, COVID-19

*Revised 03/23/2020 at 11:47:26 AM  In light of the rapid spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic, Conception Abbey and Seminary College will be taking further precautions to minimize the spread of the virus and protect the health of our seminarians, guests, faculty, employees, and monastic community. The Conception campus is now a single quarantine zone.…

Conception Seminary College announces Fall 2019 Dean’s List

CONCEPTION, Mo. – The Office of the Registrar at Conception Seminary College, in Conception, Missouri, announced the students named to the Dean’s List for the 2019 fall semester.   To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student and earn a 3.70 GPA or higher on at least…