The first five years of priesthood present a series of
increasingly complex challenges. The Institute for Priests and
Presbyterates offers critical guidance during this time with these
For New Priests
Priesthood integrates the personal counsel of a
trained transition facilitator during a newly ordained priest's
first year with a five-day workshop conducted at Saint Meinrad in
the spring following ordination.
Gearing Up to Be a
Pastor is a five-day workshop focusing
on pastoral and leadership skills for priests in the second
year after ordination.