IMG 2846On September 15, 2012 St. Patrick's Seminary & University celebrated our 5th Annual Four Pillars Gala; and what a wonderful evening it was!

410 guests were in attendance that night, all to celebrate the three honorees for the evening: His Eminence William J. Cardinal Levada,  Most Reverend George H. Niederauer and  Most Reverend John R. Quinn. 

Thank you to all that attended, and supported the Seminary throughout this Gala.  We are forever grateful for those who share their time and their gifts toward the support of St. Patrick's Seminary & University's mission.

We hope to see all of you on September 14, 2013 as we celebrate our 6th Annual Four Pillars Gala!



Gene Konkel


After a short illness, Father Gene Konkel died September 14, 2012, the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, at his home at Saint Patrick’s Seminary & University at approximately 1PM.  He was 81 years of age.  


A Night to Remember.....


On Saturday, September 17th, St. Patrick's Seminary & University hosted the Fourth Annual Four Pillars Gala; and what a wonderful evening it was!  Three hundred and seventy-five guests attended this warm and celebratory evening.  Vespers began at 5:00 pm with the President/Rector, Reverend James L. McKearney, PSS  as the Presider.