The 2017 Joe-Paddy Festival drew in quite a crowd. The chilly weather did not deter over 1000 friends of the seminary from enjoying an evening of Italian and Irish food, live entertainment and an extensive auction. The seminary community thanks our donors, volunteers and community businesses who
On Friday, October 14th, over 315 gathered at the annual Friends of the Seminary Gala. It was without exception the most successful and inspirational Friends to date. We are so grateful for Chairperson, Dr. Michaela Scott and her committee of Vero Beach friends who
It was standing room only, on Saturday, April 16, in St. Joan of Arc Church in Boca Raton as Bishop John Noonan from the Diocese of Orlando celebrated with more than 1000 family members, friends, clergy and seminarians the ordination of thirteen seminarians to the Transitional Diaconate. As newly
On Sunday, March 13th at 3 in the afternoon the seminarians of St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary hosted some deputies from the Palm Beach Sheriff's Office for a game of softball, a barbecue, and family fun. The day has become an annual tradition since 2012. This year the seminarians from St.
On Thursday, March 10 the St. Vincent de Paul Seminary community welcomed about 1,000 friends and supporters for the annual Joe-Paddy Festival. The Festival takes place each year around the feasts of St. Joseph and St. Patrick. During the event, the seminarians and guests enjoyed traditional
On Saturday, February 6, St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary hosted its annual young adult retreat. The theme of this year's retreat was "The Way, The Truth, and the Life." 365 young adults from across the state of Florida attended the event. The retreat featured talks by Arleen Spencely,
On Monday, January 25, His Eminence Seán Patrick Cardinal O'Malley, Archbishop of Boston, celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Dedication of St. Vincent's Chapel with our seminary community and alumni. Following Mass and dinner, the Cardinal gave a public presentation to more than 300 on "The
Bishop Raymond Lessard, the bishop emeritus of Savannah, has served the SVDP community for the past twenty years as a spiritual director and professor of ecclesiology. On Sunday January 3rd, the Epiphany of the Lord, he was called home to the Father and can finally rest his weary body. Bishop
Our St. Vincent's community is so grateful to celebrate the generosity of our donors. The Annual Donor Mass & Brunch was the perfect way to kick off the season of Thanksgiving. Please click here to view pictures from our Donor Brunch.
On Saturday, November 7th, 34 seminarians and faculty members completed the Tough Mudder, a grueling 10-12 mile obstacle course geared toward pushing the limits of physical strength and mental grit. For the past four years, priests and seminarians from St. Vincent de Paul have participated