Office of Education and Formation

The Office of Education and Formation seeks to provide the best Priestly Education, Continuing Education and Pastoral Formation for the Clergy of the PCC. Chaired by Director of Vocations, Rt. Rev. Joseph Ciccone CFS, and Assisted by Fr. Robert Chung, offers many exciting programs aimed at providing a wide variety of challenging educational opportunities for our Clergy to keep them on the cutting edge of Pastoral Care.

Under the Direction of Rt. Rev. Joseph Ciccone, our in house Seminary Program delivers the finest quality Education for our Clergy. Working with a fine Faculty of Clergy, smaller classes are geared to provide the individual student a mentoring process guaranteed to enhance the educational experience.


All Persons, regardless of sexual orientation or marital status or gender affiliation are welcome and encouraged to seek Ordination to the Diaconate and Priesthood through the Progressive Catholic Church. Our process is simple, grounded in our Lord’s word’s to Philip, “come and see…”. We invite you to enter into dialogue with Bishop Joseph Ciccone, CFS and begin your journey in response to the Call of the Holy Spirit

Please send a letter of inquiry to Bishop Joseph Ciccone to get the process going!