Seminarians - Class of 2014 Rite of Candidacy

Friday, February 22, 2013

Cardinal Sean O'Malley, OFM Cap., Archbishop of Boston, was Principal Celebrant at Rite of Candidacy

'The Rite of Candidacy is an important step in the formative progression of our seminarians and we are pleased that Cardinal O'Malley was able to be the Principal Celebrant,' - Rev. William B. Palardy, Rector of Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary

 

 

 

Cardinal Seán O'Malley, OFM Cap., Archbishop of Boston, is pictured during his homily.

 

 


 

 

 

 

Fourteen seminarians from the Class of 2014 received Candidacy during this special Mass. Each seminarian stood as his name was called by Cardinal O'Malley.

 

 

 

 

Cardinal O'Malley and Seminary faculty members at the altar of the Alumni Chapel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cardinal O'Malley and Fr. Bill Palardy, the Seminary Rector.

 

 

 

 

The Class of 2014 with Cardinal O'Malley and Fr. Bill Palardy, the Seminary Rector.