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.

10 YEARS!!!

The 10th Annual Ole5K took place on
April 21, 2018

Dear Friends:

The Ole5K run/walk is a fun, family friendly community event to raise funds for The Anna Seethaler Hospital.  The fiesta includes a Mexican buffet lunch after the race, awards, raffles, music and more.  It was a beautiful sunny day and a good time was had by all.

Thank you to our sponsors and participants who have supported the race for 10 years.  The funds raised will help the poor and sick in Oaxaca, Mexico.

More details available at

God Bless you,

Father Scott

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