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  • Young men encounter Experience With God’s Call

    [caption id="attachment_38114" align="alignright" width="400"] Encounter With God's Call gave young men a glimpse into life as a seminarian and to discern God's calling in their lives.[/caption] Encounter With God’s Call is a seminary discernment...

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  • Conception seminarians experience Hispanic culture

    Seminarians reflect on their weekend immersion experience Conception Seminary College seminarians traveled to a Des Moines, Iowa for a weekend experience immersed in a vibrant Hispanic community. Following are two of the seminarian's reflection on their...

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  • Encouragement for vocation discernment

    Fr. Xavier offers this reflection to young people discerning their vocation This past January, in announcing the Fall 2018 synod in Rome, on vocations, Pope Francis said: "We are not lacking young people who are very generous, who act in solidarity...

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  • Sunday Reflection: “Rejoice in the Lord”

    Reflection for the Third Week of Advent By Johnnatan de José María Ibarra Juárez, Freshman from the Diocese of Amarillo "Gaudete in Domino semper" (Rejoice in the Lord always) are the words that the church sings today with a singular spirit of hope...

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  • A Community Cemented Together

    St. Michael's Hall open house brings community together Thursday, September 29, The Solemnity of the Holy Archangels, Sts. Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael was the cause for a little revelry in the underclassmen dorms. The freshman and sophomore of Saint...

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  • Reflection on the Feast of St. Therese of Lisieux

    “…Rejoice that your names are written in Heaven”   The following is a meditation on the Feast of St. Therese of Lisieux. The Gospel of the day was: Luke 10:17-24   Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited is packed with Catholic characters...

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  • Priest and Seminarian Appreciation Day draw 300

    Priests and seminarians from KC-SJ and KCK gather for annual golf event  The 25th annual Seminarians and Priests Appreciation Day was held Monday, 19 September at the Nicklaus Golf Club at Lionsgate in Overland Park, Kansas. Over 300 people were in...

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  • 70 Donors Give Blood

    The blood drive at Conception Abbey and Seminary College held on Tuesday, September 20 brought in 70 donors! This was just shy of our record breaking 70 donors from last spring. Seminarians, monks, staff, and area residents of the Conception community...

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  • Graduate Pilgrimage: 2016

    4 Days. 30 Men. 1 Priest. We recently returned to Conception Seminary College from the Rector's Pilgrimage and thus, its time for a little blog update. The Rector's Pilgrimage is a chance for soon to be graduates of CSC to spend time with each other...

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