Fr Michael Goldade was born in Williston ND but grew up in St. Marys KS. He was ordained at St Thomas Aquinas Seminary Winona in 2004. Since then he has been stationed in the District of the United States, serving as prior in Ridgefield CT and Kansas City MO, and was Second Assistant of the District of the United States from 2021-2023. He was appointed Rector of St Thomas Aquinas Seminary, Dillwyn in 2023. Fr Goldade gives the evening spiritual conferences and teaches Ascetical and Mystical Theology and Pastoral Theology.