Advent Novena

December 4 through December 12, 2013, 7:00 p.m.

Kenrick-Glennon Seminary hosted an Advent Novena in the Chapel of St. Joseph during the evenings between December 4th and 12th. All friends of the seminary were invited to join our seminarians for nine evenings of prayer and worship in preparation for Christmas. Each night of the Novena began at 7:00 p.m. and included prayer, Scripture, a reflective homily, and hymns led by the seminarian choir. 

Wednesday, December 4

Reverend David Skillman

Vice-Rector, Cardinal Glennon College


Thursday, December 5

Most Reverend Edward Rice

Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of St. Louis


Friday, December 6

Reverend Christopher Martin

Director of Vocations, Archdiocese of St. Louis


Saturday, December 7

Reverend Jason Schumer

Director of Worship, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary


Sunday, December 8

Rev. Monsignor Gregory Mikesch

Vice-Rector, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary


Monday, December 9

Father Kristian Teater

Dean of Students, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary


Tuesday, December 10

Rev. Monsignor James Ramacciotti

Professor of Canon Law, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary


Wednesday, December 11

Rev. Mr. Andrew Burkemper

Class of 2014, Archdiocese of St. Louis


Thursday, December 12

Reverend John Horn, S.J.

President-Rector, Kenrick-Glennon Seminary



Kenrick-Glennon Seminary is located at 5200 Glennon Drive, off Weil Avenue, approximately 6 blocks west of Chippewa and 10 blocks east of Laclede Station Road.