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Our Gala event has been cancelled.

April 30, 2020

Dear Friends of St. John’s Seminary, In a few short months, the world has changed in ways few could have imagined. While our parishes continued to have publicly-attended liturgies until early March, they have been closed since then. Fortunately, we have the benefit of livestreamed services and parish social media efforts that have helped to keep us connected. We’re all praying for an en...

Institution of Acolyte 2020

March 09, 2020

Congratulations to our seminarians who received the ministry of Acolyite on March 07, 2020...

Seminary’s Sport Competition 2020

February 03, 2020

As part of the Superbowl LIV event, seminarians enjoyed the weekend community activities including prayer, sporting competitions and BBQ. Here are some of the images we share.             ...

Opening Mass 2019

September 22, 2019

Archbishop Gomez presided at the opening Mass of the academic year at St. John’s Seminary. The following is adapted from his homily....

2019 New Priests in LA

June 07, 2019

This is "a day of great thanksgiving," said Archbishop Jose Gomez as he ordained six of our Seminary's new graduates to the priesthood. Archbishop Gomez ordained Fathers Louis Sung, Brian Humphrey, Miguel Ángel Ruiz, Emmanuel Delfin, Luther Diaz, and José María Ortiz during a ceremony at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. See more details in Newly Ordained....

St. John’s Honors Alumni at the 80’th Anniversary Gala

June 02, 2019

On September 21, 2019, St. John’s Seminary will celebrate a year-long of its 80th Aniversary with a Gala Dinner at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. Those to be honored as Distinguished Alumni will be  Most Rev. Joe Brennan,  Ordinary Bishop of the Diocese of Fresno; Most Rev. Marc Trudeau, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, San Pedro Region; Rev. Msgr. Gregory Cox,...

Congratulations, Graduates!

May 15, 2019

  Tonight, St. John's Seminary is conferring Master of Arts in Theology degrees to our 13 transitional deacons. Led by our rector, vice rectors, academic dean and faculty, the evening will begin with a Mass of Thanksgiving, followed by the degree ceremony. The celebration tonight will include the presentation of certificates for seminarians who have completed our pre-theology progra...

80th Anniversary Gala Committee Announces Our Honorees!

April 04, 2019

  This year, our Annual Gala – set for Saturday, September 21 – will launch celebrations for St. John’s Seminary’s 80th year of service to our Catholic community.  And once again, we have wonderful distinguished alumni and dedicated Catholic leaders to honor. We will present our Distinguished Alumni Awards to: Fr. James Anguiano, associate vicar for clergy and past director ...

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