Vocations Awareness Week…


... Want to know how you can do your very own personal part in increasing vocations? It's easy really ...1) Never speak ill of a priest in the presence of a child 2) Always pray. Include your priest and diocesan seminarians in your daily prayer 3) Tell someone you think they'd make an excellent priest or religious sisterOh, there are other ways too; for sure. But I've found these are the most doable for the majority of folks. Simple and effective. Just be encouraging of the … [Read more...]

Nun Gazing and Vocation Awareness Week…


... Did you know that January 13 - 19 is National Vocation Awareness Week?An annual week-long celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States dedicated to promote vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of these particular vocations. NVAW began in 1976 when the U. S. bishops designated the 28th Sunday of the year for NVAW. In 1997, this celebration was moved to … [Read more...]