Benjamin F. Craig
Class: IV College
Parish: St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Jamison
What year did you enter the seminary?
What did you do prior to seminary entrance?
I attended Archbishop Wood High School
What influenced your decision to enter the seminary?
I have always thought about the priesthood, but when Pope John Paul II died I looked into it more and felt that this is what God is calling me to do.
Why do you want to be a priest?
I want to become a priest because I feel that it is the best way I can serve God and His people.
What did your family and friends think about your decision to enter the seminary?
My family and friends were very supportive when I told them about my decision to enter the seminary.
What do you do for fun?
I like to play paint-ball, hang out with my friends, go to the movies.
Who is your favorite Saint?
St. Peter because he had such a great faith in Jesus.
What advice would you give to a young man thinking about the seminary?
If you feel you are called to the seminary, give it a try. If it doesn’t work out then at least you tried it.