Fr. Phillip Tran

Fr. Phillip Tran

Archdiocese of Miami

Fr. Phillip Tran grew up in South Florida (Boca Raton). After graduating from high school, he entered the University of Miami, with the intention of going into medicine as a physician. He graduated with a Bachelor's of Science in Neuroscience, and entered the seminary right after college. He credits his family, in particular his parents, for being excellent models of Christian virtue, and for nurturing his vocation. His interests include reading, fishing, watching movies of all genres, playing various sports, among many other things.

Fr. Dolejsi completed his MDiv and STB from St. Patrick's Seminary in Menlo Park, CA. He has served as a parochial vicar in Tacoma, Priest Administrator in Issaquah and for the past two years has served as the Director of Vocations for the Archdiocese of Seattle and chaplain of Kennedy Catholic High School.

"When we walk without the cross, we are not disciples of the Lord." -Pope Francis