New members join Institute for Priests and Presbyterates advisory board
September 19, 2016
The Institute for Priests and Presbyterates, a program of Saint
Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN, has
announced the members of its new advisory board.
The non-governing board advises the Institute's director, Dr.
Patrick Cooper, on the opportunities and challenges that face the
Institute, which has as its mission the development of programs of
continuing education and formation. The aim is to help priests
sharpen their skills for more effective ministry and to keep both
priests and presbyterates healthy, holy and effective in various
ministry settings and stages of life.
The new members are Rev. Crispine Adongo, associate pastor of
St. Joseph Parish in Jasper, IN; Rev. Alan Carter, director of
vocations for the Diocese of Lexington, KY, and pastor of Sts.
Peter and Paul Parish in Danville, KY; Rev. Jim Deiters, pastor of
St. Clare Parish in O'Fallon, IL; Rev. Shayne Duvall, associate
pastor of St. James Parish in Elizabethtown, KY;
Rev. Christopher House, chancellor of the Diocese of
Springfield, IL, and pastor of Cathedral of the Immaculate
Conception; Dr. Richard Johnson, founder and director of Johnson
Institute and Senior Adult Ministry in Wildwood, MO; Rev. Francis
Kalpurackal, administrator of St. Thomas More Parish in
Sr. Mary Timothy Prokes, FSE, teacher, author and spiritual
director of Pocatello, ID; Mrs. Maura Robinson, president and CEO
of M.G. Robinson Inc. of Evansville, IN; Rev. Raymond Studzinski,
OSB, associate professor at The Catholic University of America in
Washington, D.C.; and Mrs. Ann Tully, judge instructor/assessor for
the Archdiocese of Indianapolis Metropolitan Tribunal.