Vocations Guide to Priesthood
FamiliesFoster devotion to Blesseds Louis and Zelie Martin (Guerin) to encourage their children to consider the Priesthood & Religious life. Recite family Rosary for Vocations.Could promote the "Vocations Cross “programme.Participate in the “31 Club”Attend Eucharistic Adoration and pray for vocations. Don’t forget to thank our priests for answering God’s call. Nominate suitable candidates to Pastor, (he can discuss vocations with nominee). Donate modest mass stipend to your pastor and request him to offer Holy Mass on Holy Thursday “For our priests and for vocations in our parish” Anniversary of Father’s ordination. Request that mass intention be “To thank Almighty God for father’s vocation”Always pray for the celebrant at Mass. Don’t forget to pray so that those “called” remain faithful.
(The Domestic seminary)OUR YOUNGER PARISHIONERSCould enroll as “Friends of the Lamb” Present Pastor with “homemade” greetings card on anniversary of his ordination.CATHOLIC BOYS AND GIRLS"Arise! Accept Christ's invitation." "Do not be afraid of meeting Jesus." Do not be afraid to be holy. Listen to the voice of the Lord who speaks to you and ask “Lord do you want me”? "Young Men! Are you one of our future priests?" "The Lord passes and calls be ready to collaborate with Him." Can you hear the gentle whisper of the “shepherd’s whistle”?Have courage remember God does not call the equipped, He equips the called."Do not wait for occasions to do good that perhaps will never occur. Start immediately on the way.SINGLE PERSONIn remunerative employment, successful but unfulfilled? The Lord may be calling you. WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS A potential reservoir of vocationsINTRODUCTIONCONTACT USIMPORTANT LINKSEXPLANATIONSFAILURE TO ACTAPPENDIX