Tag Archive: Vocations

Oct 16

Youth Group Member = Missionary???

This Sunday is mission Sunday. You probably didn’t remember that. Don’t worry, I didn’t either but someone reminded me. Would you call the kids in your youth group missionaries? Most of us wouldn’t. But do you strive for them to become missionaries? That’s the tough question. I’ve been reading Rebuilt: The Story of a Catholic …

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Dec 15

Pray for the Priests Being Ordained Now!

Gregorian Chant

At the moment this is posted, the ordination mass of 44 new priests with the Legionaries of Christ will beginning in Rome. (I am there as this was written a few days ago with delayed publishing.) Mass begins at 9:30 Rome time but lasts 2.5 to 3 hours so you have time to pray if …

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Nov 30

Vocations Aren’t Rocket Science

Building a rocket

Life Teen’s fundraising slogan this year is “Vocations Start Here.” They are rightly proud that in a 2010 study 30% of seminarians said Life Teen helped them discern and 49% had attended some Life Teen event. At the same time, St Mary’s Catholic Center at Texas A&M (Aggie Catholics) claims that an average of 8 …

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