Williston Banquet - REGISTRATION
bisonCatholic Williston Fundraising Banquet
Please join St. Paul's Newman Center in our 4th annual fundraising banquet in Williston!
Tuesday, October 2nd
Located at: The Grand Williston Hotel in Williston
Social beginning at 5:30 PM
Program from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
About Our Speaker:
Rev. Msgr. Patrick Schumacher was raised in Williston, ND where he graduated from St. Joseph’s Elementary School and Williston High School. He earned a BA. in Philosophy/Humanities and Social Sciences from NDSU in 1989. He attended seminary at Cardinal Muench Seminary in Fargo and the Pontifical North American College in Rome; he was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Bismarck on June 29, 1993. In 1994 he earned his License in Sacred Theology (S.T.L.) from the Pontifical University of Thomas Aquinas in Rome. He learned school administration from his experience working with both large and small schools. He was a Religion instructor at Trinity High School from 1995-2000. As Pastor of St. Mary’s in New England, 1996-2000, he closed the New England Elementary School due to low enrollment and minimal growth outlook. As the Pastor of St. Joseph in Mandan, he managed a growing St. Joseph Elementary School from 2000-2011. From 2006-2011 he was an Adjunct Professor at the University of Mary. Msgr. Schumacher has been a member of the Dickinson Catholic Schools Board since June 2011 and currently is the Pastor of St. Wenceslaus, Dickinson.