“For all things are for your sake, so that as grace extends to more and more people into a public act of thanksgiving, it abounds to the glory of God. … For the love of Christ impels us….” (2 Corinthians 4:15, 5:14)
The Theological Institute at Saint John’s Seminary provides whole-person formation for your mission in Christ. The Institute serves the laity, deacons, and professed religious.
Through the Theological Institute, the Seminary is making its theological and formational expertise in training seminarians even more widely available, building on the solid foundation of more than a decade of experience with the Master of Arts in Ministry program, the Seminary's breakthrough initiative in lay outreach.
The Theological Institute's programs include:
The President of The Theological Institute is Reverend Christopher O’Connor, the Vice President for Mission is J. David Franks, Ph.D., and the Administrative Vice President is Dr. Aldona Lingertat. Dr. Angela Franks is the Director of Theology Programs, which includes the Foundational and Advanced Certificate programs.
Are you called to serve in a parish? Are you called to evangelize your friends and family about the truth of the Catholic faith? To inject the love of Christ into family life, the workplace, and culture? To grow in your faith and in your friendship with God?
Can the Theological Institute help you to fulfill your mission in Christ?