On Thursday, February 23, 2012 the St. Patrick's Seminary & University Community celebrated the institution of new lectors. Bishop Tod Brown (Diocese of Orange) presided over the installation ceremony. Bishop Brown emphasized the importance of the priest cherishing the Word of God in in his life and this in order to pray, teach and preach well. Congratulations to the new readers!
On Friday, February 3rd St. Patrick's seminarians played tough basketball against the priests of the Diocese of San Jose at the Leavey Center of Santa Clara University. It was a great game, no one got hurt and coach Father George Schultz, S.J. moved St. Patrick's to its second consecutive annual win! Congratulations Sems!
Congratulations to December St. Patrick's Seminary graduate and now Father Anthony Rapozo. On Friday, December 30, 2011 at 6 O'Clock in the evening at St. Theresa Co-Cathedral in Honolulu, Bishop Larry Silva, alumnus of St. Joseph's College Seminary and St. Patrick's Major Seminary presided as Bishop of Honolulu stating in his homily, on the feast of the Holy Family, that ordination is a gift of grace and of love,
St. Patrick's Seminary & University maintains as its primary purpose the initial and ongoing formation of Roman Catholic priests in a contemporary multicultural world, especially for dioceses within the Western United States and the Pacific Rim.