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Faculty Feature: Msgr. Dan Trapp

by Editorial Team


What's your name?

Msgr. Dan Trapp

What subject area do you teach?

Sacramental Theology, Spirituality

When did you start teaching at Sacred Heart?


What are you working on right now that excites you?

I’m currently working on a history of African Americans in Detroit.

What's something that makes you love teaching Sacred Heart students?

I love the zeal of the students and their desire to learn.

What inspires you in your teaching?

I’m inspired by the great gift of teaching material that I love.

What makes Sacred Heart Major Seminary unique among higher learning institutions?

As a seminary, we are unique for our interaction with lay students; as a college, our clear Catholic and evangelizing focus.

What's one of your favorite memories from your time at Sacred Heart?

My favorite memories are always the ordinations each year.

How do you see the Holy Spirit at work at Sacred Heart?

Through our community’s engagement in faith with problems that are daunting.

by Editorial Team

Editorial Team

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Sacred Heart Major Seminary is a Christ-centered Catholic community of faith and higher learning committed to forming leaders who will proclaim the good news of Christ to the people of our time. As a leading center of the New Evangelization, Sacred Heart serves the needs of the Archdiocese of Detroit and contributes to the mission of the universal Church.