Centenary Celebrations

Below you will find a listing of celebrations scheduled to commemorate the 100th anniversary of St. Augustine’s Seminary. Please note that some events are restricted and may require advance registration or tickets. For information about events, please contact St. Augustine's Seminary (www.staugustines.on.ca).

Registration information will be posted once it becomes available.

September 5, 2013: Mass and Dinner to Open the Centennial Year

Cardinal Thomas Collins (Archbishop of Toronto, Canada)

View photo gallery from the event.

Read Cardinal Collins's homily.

September 24-26 2013: Priests’ Alumni Mass and Dinner

Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino (Archbishop of Caracas, Venezuela)

November 16, 2013: Permanent Deacon Alumni Mass and Dinner

Deacon Joseph Michalak (St. Paul’s Seminary, Minnesota, USA)

January 24-25, 2014: Seminarian Centennial Celebration

Seminarians from St. Peter’s and St. Augustine’s Seminaries

March 4, 2014: Ordinandi Dinner

Ordinandi Class 2013-2014 (St. Augustine’s Seminary)

The Ordinandi Dinner is an opportunity to meet and hear from those who will be ordained to the priesthood in 2014. It is also a wider opportunity to acknowledge all those who have been called by God to the vocation of priesthood, and to pray for further vocations.

Images from the Ordinandi Dinner 2014

May 6, 2014: Institute of Theology – Catholic Education, Catholic Educators

John Kostoff (Director of Education Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board)
Peter Meehan (Professor of History, St. Augustine’s Seminary)

June 1, 2014: Seminary Open-House, ShareLife and Catholic Charities Agencies

Cardinal Thomas Collins (Archbishop of Toronto, Canada)

July 7-10, 2014: Preaching Conference

Conference Brochure

Register Online for the Conference here.

Speakers:
Cardinal Thomas Collins (Archbishop of Toronto, Canada)
Fr. Joseph Mele (Rector of St. Paul's Seminary, Pittsburg)
Fr. James Sullivan O.P. (Novice Master at Saint Gertrude Priory, Cincinnati)
Fr. Guerric De Bona O.S.B. (Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology)
Msgr. A. Robert Nusca, (President-Rector of St. Augustine’s Seminary)
Fr. James L. Heft, S.M. (IACS at the University of Southern California)
Fr. James A. Wallace, C.Ss.R. (Washington Theological Union)
Bp. John Boissonneau (Auxiliary Bishop of Toronto, Canada)

2014 August Summer Conference (August 5-7, 2014)

To mark the 100th Anniversary of St. Augustine’s Seminary of Toronto, we are planning to host a three day colloquium that examines the interplay between Faith and Civic Life.   The theme of the colloquium is "Faith in the Public Square," and is scheduled to take place between August 5-7, 2014. More information will be available as speakers and schedules are confirmed.