Fr. Scott Seethaler was born in Pittsburgh, PA and presently resides there. He was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1969, and is a member of the Capuchin-Franciscan Order. Fr. Scott has a master’s degree in Religious Education.  He has taught high school in Pennsylvania and Maryland and has also taught at Slippery Rock University and Duquesne University.

Since 1975, Fr. Scott has traveled as a motivational speaker throughout the United States. He speaks in both religious and public forums concerning issues of stress, personal and professional excellence, and family values. In 1998, he received the Communication and Leadership Award from district 13 of Toastmasters International.

His resources, retreats, radio ministry and newsletter have helped many people. His radio program: Joyful Reflections is aired six days a week on a variety of radio stations in Western Pa.

Following in the footsteps of St. Francis of Assisi, who had a great love for the poor, Fr. Scott built a hospital for the poor and sick in Oaxaca, Mexico in 2000.

It is his sincere hope that you will find his website inspirational and enjoyable.

Join me at the Fiesta!

The 8th Annual Ole’ 5K will take place on
April 30, 2016

This event is a fundraiser for my hospital in Oaxaca, Mexico.
It is one of my favorite gatherings of the year because I have the opportunity to see so many of
The Anna Seethaler Hospital supporters and say “Thank You”.

Come walk or run the 5K and join me at the ‘best post-race FIESTA in the ‘Burgh!
Enjoy exercise, Mexican buffet, music, raffle, and fellowship…it’s going to be a great day.
See you there, I will be wearing my sombrero!


Weekly Reflection

Listen to my Joyful Reflections, heard each Sunday can now be listened to online.

Click Here to listen to Father Scott’s Sunday Recordings of Joyful Reflections

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412 847 0072

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