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St. John's Seminary celebrated its Tenth Annual Gala with a dinner under the stars at the Cathedral Plaza in Los Angeles on September 25, 2017. Honored this year were the following inspiring leaders:
Msgr. Terry Fleming, pastor of St. Brendan's Church in Los Angeles and Director of the Society of Propagation of the Faith for the Archdiocese as well as the Adopt-A-Family Program which supports hundreds of families every year and previously a seminary faculty member.
Msgr David Sork, pastor of St. John Fisher parish in Palos Verdes and previous director of the Office of Religious Education.
Msgr. Jack Stoeger, Director of the Cardinal Manning House of Prayer for Priests and previously spiritual director of the seminary.
The Evangelii Gaudium Award, given to non-alumni for heroic sharing the joy of the Gospel was given to Msgr. Clem Connolly, long time pastor at Holy Family, South Pasadena, now retired but still active in retreat work.
Over 700 people joined us to honor the Four Monsignors in this hugely successful event.
Six Hundred guests gathered to congratulate these awardees and to support the work of priestly formation at St. John's.
The Distinguished Alumni Award’s Dinner is our annual chance to celebrate our success — as it’s manifest in our graduates. Join us as we recognize the good our alumni do in the Church and in the world.