Initially started as the Diocesan Seminary of Mangalore, the Seminary became an Interdiocesan Instit...
St Joseph's Seminary in its long years of forming apostles for India and other countries focuses
its attention on forming candidates to the priesthood, by making them, through prayerful listening
to the Word of God, reflective understanding of Divine Revelation and pastoral exposure, integrated
persons, committed to God's Kingdom as true disciples of the crucified and Risen Saviour, in order
to become prophetic proclaimers of the Word, ministers of the Sacraments and leaders of the