The returning seminarians are back and the semester kicks off with Vespers and a banquet in honor of the new men and new faculty. Fr. Deo, Fr. Krafft, and Fr. Minh take the roles of vice-rector for the various levels of formation. Fr. Kurt joins us as the new director of human formation. Fr. Hedrick is our new Canon Law professor. Dr. Nathan Mastnjak joins as a new Scriptures professor. Dr. Jordan Haddad is our new Director of Lay Ministry programs and Lay Formation. Finally, Kimberly Navarro continues her time at NDS as Director of the new OASIS program. Please pray for all our seminarians, faculty, and staff that they have a fruitful semester of formation and discernment.