Seminary Magazine

"Beautiful by Design" (December 2014, #10)

December 19, 2014
This issue includes the latest progress of the construction of our new seminary in Virginia. Finish designs are presented; roofing is placed above the temporary chapel; and Fr. Suárez, the General Bursar of the SSPX, visits the site. Also included is some news from Winona. Seminary professors and seminarians participate in this year's Angelus Press Conferences; the newly ordained Fr. Jamey Rigi celebrates a First Mass at STAS; and six priests make their perpetual engagements, while seven seminarians make their first engagements in the Society.

"Sacerdos in Aeternum" (July 2014, #9)

October 31, 2014
On June 13, His Excellency Bishop Bernard Fellay raised seven young men to the priesthood and five to the diaconate in an ordination ceremony. Construction work on the main seminary building in Virginia is again in full force after an intentional delay.

"A Monastic Perspective" (April 2014, #8)

May 17, 2014
Two Benedictine monks from Silver City join the New Seminary Project's team of advisors, bringing in their expertise in religious architecture. Invitation to join the pilgrimage to Lourdes wit

"A Spring Invitation" (February 2014, #7)

April 10, 2014
This spring, Bishop Fellay, accompanied by seminarians from Winona, will visit the new seminary in Dillwyn, Virginia. Project updates and pictures reveal the steady progess being made at the new seminary.

"Clearing the Way" (December 2013, #6)

February 22, 2014
Seminarians from the US and from Europe visit Rome during the summer - Also: Seminarians working at the New Seminary Site during the summer - And many new pictures of the Project!

"Twelve for Tradition" (July 2013, #5)

October 14, 2013
Bishop De Galarreta ordained 12 Priests and 6 Deacons in St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary, Minnesota.

"Upon This Rock" (May 2013, #4)

September 29, 2013
"Upon This Rock", our fourth issue of the Ad Orientem, tells all about the blessing of the cornerstone and bells at the site of the new seminary on April 20th, and keeps you up t

"Concrete Progress" (December 2012, #3)

May 18, 2013
Issue 3 of Ad Orientem, which is entitled "Concrete Progress," discusses the two construction phases of the new seminary, announces the new seminary project website, and introduc

"Laying the Foundation" (May 2012, #2)

December 21, 2012
Issue 2 of Ad Orientem, which is entitled "Laying the Foundation," has digital renderings of the new seminary plans and gives you a greater feel not only for the immensity of the

"Grounds for Hope" (March 2012, #1)

December 21, 2012
Issue 1 of Ad Orientem, which is entitled "Grounds for Hope," is our debut issue. This is a completely new publication with a streamlined new look.