Come & See Seminary Trip

November 3-5, 2023 • St. Joseph Seminary College located in St. Benedict, Louisiana

Explore Seminary Life

St. Joseph Seminary College is one of the most vibrant college seminaries in the country, with more than 150 young men striving for virtue as they further discern a life of priestly service.

Curious what seminary is like? Want to explore the priesthood? Need time to pray about your life?

Visiting a seminary is one of the best ways to discern your vocation.

Join Fr. Tim Holeda and other men from our diocese on a three-day trip to St. Joseph Seminary College located in St. Benedict, Louisiana.

Experience Christian camaraderie, prayer, Mass, meals and discussion with seminarians, plus some sports and outdoor activities.


  • Begins: Evening of Friday, Nov 3, 2022
  • Ends: Evening on Sunday, Nov 5, 2022

Bus Transportation:

  • Friday, Nov 3: 12:00 Noon EST – Bus departs Co-Cathedral of St. Thomas More in Tallahassee. Please arrive 30 minutes early and park in the gravel lot off of Virginia St., then gather in the social hall. Be sure to eat lunch ahead of time.
  • 2:30 pm. CST: Bus makes pickup stop at Nativity of Our Lord in Pensacola
  • Sunday, Nov 5: Bus drops off at Pensacola around 6pm and arrives back to Tallahassee around 9pm

What to bring:

  • Please bring a sleeping bag or sheets/pillow. 
  • Church clothes.
  • Casual and athletic clothes. 
  • Breviary or Ibreviary app on phone. 
  • Hygiene gear (tooth brush, shampoo, etc)


Contact Nancy Becerra in the Vocation Office:


Sign Up for Come & See Seminary Visit, Nov 3-5, 2023

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