Sts. Benedict and Scholastica Formation Program accepting applications

Sts. Benedict & Scholastica Formation Program has been established for candidates who have made a decision to pursue an academic and vocational pathway that seeks ordained ministry, religious life, or professional lay ecclesial ministry.

The program consists of two fundamental components:

  1. Pursuit of a B.A. with a major in philosophy through St. Thomas More College (STM) at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) or another approved academic program.
  2. A program of personal and spiritual formation offered by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon while living in community, known as the Sts. Benedict & Scholastica Formation Program. 

Deadline to apply for the next  Sts. Benedict & Scholastica Formation Program  (2022-2023) is Aug. 15, 2022. For more information contact Sr. Malou Tibayan at

Letter from Bishop Mark Hagemoen: PDF

Information BROCHURE: PDF

Video intro by participant Jerome Montpetit:

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