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Former Pentecostal minister will be ordained to priesthood in December

Former Pentecostal minister will be ordained to priesthood in December

| Dino Orsatti | November 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Deacon Drake McCalister, a former Pentecostal minister, has been given approval by the Vatican to be ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Steubenville.

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Friar calls it ‘humbling’ and ‘an honor’ to lead Franciscan University

Friar calls it ‘humbling’ and ‘an honor’ to lead Franciscan University

Franciscan Father David Pivonka, the newly elected president of Franciscan University in Steubenville, has assumed his leadership duties immediately, and his formal inauguration will take place later this year.

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Father Scanlan, college and church leader, dies at age 85

Father Scanlan, college and church leader, dies at age 85

| January 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Franciscan Father Michael Scanlan, whose name is almost synonymous with the Franciscan University of Steubenville, died Jan. 7 at Garvey Manor, a Catholic nursing home in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, after a long illness. He was 85.

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Steubenville youth conference leaves ’em on fire for the faith

Steubenville youth conference leaves ’em on fire for the faith

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Summer weekend spent hearing dynamic presentations and spending time in prayer, workshops and fun with hundreds of young people has a positive impact on the practice of the faith by youth today.

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Vocation stimulator?

Vocation stimulator?

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Young people attending the Steubenville North youth conference find encouragement to consider discerning if they are being called to a life as a priest or religious.

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