Morning Star

 Regional Seminary & College

Most Rev. Albert V.D'Souza

Founder of the Seminary

Morning Star Regional Seminary and Morning Star College are two Institutions owned and managed by the Bengal Catholic Priests’ Training Institute, registered on 10.1.1979 under the West Bengal Societies Act XXVI of 1961.

Morning Star Regional Seminary was established on June 4, 1968, as the Calcutta Archdiocesan Seminary. On August 6, 1971, the B.A. Department of the Seminary was affiliated to the University of Calcutta, with the name of “Morning Star College”. The first course of Theology began in 1972. In May 1974, Morning Star became a Regional Seminary to serve the dioceses of Bengal Region, namely, Asansol, Bagdogra, Baruipur, Calcutta, Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Krishnagar and Raiganj. The first batch of deacons from this seminary were ordained in December 1975.

  News & Notice

Christmas Holidays from December 16    
Convocation Day will be on December 14 2018    
The annual Sports Day will be celebrated on December 03    
Golden Jublee Year

1968-2018

Activities

   Golden Jubilee Celebrations
The sound of the golden bells resounded in the Morning Star Regional Seminary in the midst of the Festival of Lights 2018.....
   Annual Retreat for Seminarians
Sr. Inigo preached the annual retreat for the students of Theology. Fr. Francis Nallappan guided the students of Philosophy to make their retreat from.....
   Inauguration of Academic Year
On June 30, 2018, the new Academic Year began with Holy Eucharist at 6.30 a.m.. .....
   Independence Day
This year Morning Star Regional Seminary celebrated the 72nd Independence Day with greater enthusiasm and patriotic zeal. The morning Eucharistic Cele.....
   Vianney Day Celebrations
Vianney Day at Morning Star Seminary The Feast of St. John Mary Vianney was celebrated on 3rd of August at Morning Star Seminary. The Priests, Brothe.....
   Freshers Day
On 13th Friday there was a community mass on the occasion of Fresher’s day, which was celebrated by Fr. Panneer Selvam and co-celebrated by many oth.....
   Transplantation 2018
Milan Kundera once told memory will always struggle against the forgetfulness of the past. There was a moment in our life in Morning Star where our pa.....