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2019 Ordinations: Video Recap

2019 Ordinations: Video Recap

In May, the Diocese of Columbus celebrated many seminarians from the Pontifical College Josephinum as they were ordained deacons and priests. On Friday, May 3, 2019, Bishop Robert Brennan ordained five transitional deacons, Gordon Mott, Frank Brown, Michael Fulton,...

Seminarians Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Third and fourth-year seminarians from the Pontifical College Josephinum recently took a winter break pilgrimage to the Holy Land. There, they participated in Pope Francis’ Holy Mass and a retreat in Assisi. We interviewed seminarians Seth Keller and Eugene Joseph to...

Seminarian Spotlights – Chris Yakkel

Every journey begins with a single step. One could argue that the journey through the discernment process begins with a single leap – a leap of faith. Face Forward had the opportunity to hear the stories of some of the seminarians from the Columbus Diocese who are...