August 17, 2017
All over the world for the last forty years, the priestly ordinations of the SSPX have been graced by the attendance of numerous faithful, often traveling great distances to assist at the ceremonies and express their support and gratitude to their priests.
It is true that they are rewarded for their efforts by the joys that fill these days of ceremonies and first Masses.
Those who attend them return home with their souls filled with hope.
December 17, 2016
His Excellency Bishop Fellay blessed our new building on
November 4th, 2016 amidst a multitude of faithful in attendance. Therefore, we are pleased to offer you this special issue
of Ad Orientem in order to share a little of the joy of this
beautiful day with those who couldn’t attend.
September 06, 2016
Seven were ordained to the priesthood and nine to the diaconate in the last ordinations at Winona, MN. This weekend marked the end of the Seminary's 28-year presence at Winona.
April 30, 2016
This edition of Ad Orientem chronicles the continued progress of the new seminary in Virginia and highlights the March for Life in Washington, D.C. Brick is being laid onto large portions of the new seminary and several improvements are under way.
January 09, 2016
On November 28, His Excellency Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais conferred the Order of Diaconate on three subdeacons. The total number of deacons at the seminary is now up to seven. The windows at the new seminary in Virgina have been installed, brick is being layed on its exterior and a large donation of interior furnishings was given, including chairs, desks, and other supplies.
September 06, 2015
On Friday, June 12, His Excellency Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais raised four men to the priesthood of Our Lord Jesus Christ and likewise four to the diaconate in Winona, Minnesota.
June 08, 2015
This edition of Ad Orientem contains progress updates from the building of our new seminary in Virginia.
May 16, 2015
His Excellency Bishop Bernard Tissier de Mallerais honored the Seminary with a visit shortly after Christmas and explained the events of the Society in its beginnings during conferences given over a week's time. At the begining of March, His Excellency again visited the Seminary to confer the minor orders and the subdiaconate.
December 19, 2014
This issue includes the latest progress of the construction of our new seminary in Virginia. Finish designs are presented; roofing is placed above the temporary chapel; and Fr. Suárez, the General Bursar of the SSPX, visits the site. Also included is some news from Winona. Seminary professors and seminarians participate in this year's Angelus Press Conferences; the newly ordained Fr. Jamey Rigi celebrates a First Mass at STAS; and six priests make their perpetual engagements, while seven seminarians make their first engagements in the Society.
October 31, 2014
On June 13, His Excellency Bishop Bernard Fellay raised seven young men to the priesthood and five to the diaconate in an ordination ceremony. Construction work on the main seminary building in Virginia is again in full force after an intentional delay.