Tag Archives: vocations

Pitching for Priests again a winner for Vocations

No, it wasn’t Mudville and with rosters of 22 players, the Nine were way outnumbered.

Our Diocese is Blessed with Many Vocations to Priesthood and Consecrated Life

Two great events in the last weeks are fresh in my memory as I share a few thoughts on Vocations this week.

A special way to thank priests and religious sisters

Do you remember a teacher who inspired, encouraged or pushed you to meet a goal, whether academic, athletic or a life’s vocation?

Seminarians truly a blessing for the diocese

The Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph has been through a lot in the past two years.

Fifth graders encouraged to begin thinking about vocations

Ask a fifth grader what they want to be when they grow up and the answers will, most likely, run the gamut …

Seminarians thank Serrans for prayers, support

Once again, they came in droves to show their appreciation, respect and love for each other.

Seminarians take step toward ordination

If all goes accordingly, eight seminarians will be ordained priests of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph in 2015.

Vocations to Priesthood and Consecrated Life: a Super-Priority

Shortly after arriving in Kansas City-St. Joseph, I was responding to one of many questions about my priorities and plans. While mentioning a number of things that are very important, I said of vocations to the priesthood and religious life: They are a “super-priority.” Why are these vocations so important? They are vital because without […]

God has a plan for everyone, fifth graders told at Vocation Days

Annual Fifth Grade Vocations Days held

November 26, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph