2016 May Crowning CANCELLED | 5/8/2016
2016 May Crowning Mass & Reception CANCELLED
The 2016 May Crowning at Mundelein Seminary has been cancelled due to the Mother's Day holiday and the construction of our new visitor's center beginning on campus in April. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Paluch Lecture Series: Dr. Reinhard Huetter | 5/3/2016
You are invited to a free lecture by Dr. Reinhard Huetter of Duke University on "Development of Doctrine: What it is and Why it Matters."
This presentation will introduce the nature of doctrine and its development in the Catholic theological tradition and will help develop criteria that distinguish between true and false developments.The lecture touches upon one of the most central but also misunderstood topics of Catholic theology.
May 3, 2016
12:15 PM - Optional Lunch
1:30 PM - Lecture Begins
USML Conference Center, (400 Building)
For further details contact Pam Devitt (847)-970-4830, email@example.com
Celebration of Mundelein | 4/13/2016
Meyer Lecture Series: William Lane Craig, Ph.D. | 4/7/2016
Meyer Lecture Series Featuring William Lane Craig:
"What Philosophy Offers to the New Evangelization" and
"Methods for Sharing the Gospel on College Campuses"
Please join us for this free lecture on the campus of Mundelein Seminary.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
7:00 p.m. Welcome by the Rector (Auditorium)
Introduction to the program by the Vice Rector for Academic Affairs
7:15 p.m. Keynote Address – William Lane Craig, Ph.D.
“What Philosophy offers to the New Evangelization”
8:15 p.m. Q and A
9:00 p.m. Conclusion
Friday, April 8, 2016
9:00 a.m. Introduction to program (Auditorium)
9:05 a.m. Keynote Address – William Lane Craig, Ph.D.
“Methods for Sharing the Gospel on College Campuses”
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Faculty Responses
11:00 a.m. Q & A Session
11:15 a.m. Conclusion
Hotels near campus are Candlewood Suites in Libertyville and Comfort Inn in Grayslake.
Mercy as a Biblical Theme and Lenten Spiritual Guide with Fr. John Kartje | 2/9/2016
In the Bible, the word "mercy" conveys a wide range of meanings used to characterize the nature of God's covenantal relationship with humanity. In this Lenten Season of conversion of heart and the Jubilee Year of Mercy, join Fr. John Kartje, Rector and President of Mundelein Seminary / USML, as we explore the spiritual riches of this complex biblical theme. Fr. John returns to St. Joseph Parish to lead us on a 4-session Lenten journey that traces the power of mercy through both the Old and New Testaments. Bring your Bible and a friend!
This series will take place on Tuesdays, February 9, 16 and 23 and concludes on Wednesday, March 9. All sessions in this series will be in the Koenig Center at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Libertyville, IL from 7:00PM-8:30PM.
Registration is required. Information about St. Joseph and registration information here.
2015 Christmas Concert | 12/6/2015
Be inspired by the sounds and songs of the season! Join us for this year’s Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 6 beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Rich Daniels and the City Lights Orchestra along with the Mundelein Seminary Choir under the musical direction of Linda Cerabona create an afternoon filled with a most beautiful collection of Christmas music. It is a not-to-miss holiday event!
Please note that doors open at 1:30 p.m. Your electronic confirmation will serve as your ticket and will be taken at the door. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you have a wheelchair, walker or cane, you may be dropped off on the north side of the auditorium before parking in one of primary campus parking lots.
A donation of $20 per person is greatly appreciated to help cover the increasing costs of producing this tremendous Christmas show. Thank you for your consideration and generosity.
Fr. Patrick O'Malley "Perspectives on the Scriptures" Memorial Conference | 10/31/2015
Fr. Patrick O’Malley was a priest for the Archdiocese of Chicago for 56 years, passing away in 2013. Fr. O’Malley worked diligently and effectively to connect life with faith for the people of God. He had a great love for scripture and wrote “Perspectives on the Scriptures” for the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Catholic New World newspaper for many years.
Through the generosity of the ACTA (Adult Catechetical Teaching Aids) Foundation, the first of three yearly conferences will take place on Saturday, October 31. The Fr. Patrick O’Malley “Perspectives on the Scriptures” Memorial Conference is designed for all people seeking a deeper relationship with Christ. It will be relevant for laity, deacons and priests. The focus of the 2015 conference will be on the Sunday Cycle C (Luke) of readings.
The conference will be on the beautiful and sacred grounds of the University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary. This life giving conference includes…
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Fruit, Coffee, Juice
9:30 a.m. - Welcome, Opening Prayer by Fr. Thomas Baima, Vice Rector for Academic Affairs
9:40 a.m. - ACTA Foundation Fr. O'Malley Project and Amazing Contributions of Fr. O'Malley by Msgr. John Canary, Vicar General Emeritus and Fr. Ron Lewinski, Delegate for Parish Transformation.
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Two talks each by noted scripture scholars Fr. John Lodge, professor of Biblical Studies, and Fr. John Kartje, Rector/President
4:00 p.m. - Mass with Fr. John Kartje
The Conference will take place at the University of Saint Mary of the Lake, Conference Center, Room 102
Rector's Mass: Meet the New Rector on October 18th | 10/18/2015
Meet the New Rector on October 18th!
Join us for the Rector's Mass on Sunday, October 18, where Very Reverend John Kartje will be presiding. Morning prayer will begin at 8:30 a.m. followed by Mass at 9:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conceptions. A light brunch will be held after the Mass in the refectory where you can meet Fr. Kartje.
Mundelein Seminary Lecture Series: Dr. David Fagerberg on "Making the World Whole" | 4/22/2015
Join us for a lucheon lecture with Dr. David Fagerberg, 2015 Paluch Chair of Theology, on Wednesday, April 22, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the University Club of Chicago in the Cathedral Room. Dr. Fagerberg's lecture is entitled "Making the World Whole: A Sacrifical Vision of Ordinary Life". Dr. Fagerberg's area of study is liturgical theology. In this talk, he will explore our belief in the world as sacrament and sacrifice in terms of "Doing the World" properly. If you want to know more about why the liturgy is related to everything, then this is the talk for you.