Mundelein Seminary

An Evening of Tribute

The annual Evening of Tribute Dinner honors a lay and a religious leader in recognition of their work and dedication to the Church. This year they will be honoring Msgr. Daniel Mayall with the 2014 Joseph Cardinal Bernardin “As Those Who Serve” Award and William and Lois McEssy with the 2014 Francis Cardinal George “Christo Gloria” Award. The proceeds from this event will benefit the “Holy Land Pilgrimage” and other needs of Mundelein Seminary.


The 2014 Joseph Cardinal Bernardin "As Those Who Serve" Award 
Rev. Msgr. Daniel G. Mayall 

The 2014 Francis Cardinal George "Cristo Gloria" Award 
William and Lois McEssy 

The University of Saint Mary of the Lake, also known as Mundelein Seminary, is the major seminary and school of theology for the Archdiocese of Chicago.  Many USML students will serve as priests of the Archdiocese of Chicago, while others study for 29 other dioceses in the United States and abroad.  In addition, the Seminary campus is enriched by dynamic institutes that offer educational opportunities for laity, clergy, and religious. The Feehan Memorial Library and McEssy Theological Resource Center offer students access to over 200,000 print volumes and a broad spectrum of electronic resources, and the vibrant Conference Center has accommodations for retreats, meetings or company outings.

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