Sunday

April 22, 2018

55th Annual
World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Photo: Fr. Chris Martin processes with the Eucharist
at a Steubenville Youth Conference.

Sunday

April 22, 2018

55th Annual
World Day of Prayer for Vocations

The sheep follow the Good Shepherd because they recognize his voice.  (cf John 10:4)

Photo: Fr. Chris Martin processes with the Eucharist at a Steubenville Youth Conference.

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Photo: Fr. Chris Martin processes with the Eucharist at a Steubenville Youth Conference.
Fr. Martin is the president of the National Conference of Diocesan Vocation Directors.

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR THE 2018 WORLD DAY OF VOCATIONS

“We are not victims of chance or swept up in a series of unconnected events; on the contrary, our life and our presence in this world are the fruit of a divine vocation!”

“The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few;

therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.

Luke 10:2, NRSV

 

RESOURCES TO PREPARE YOUR PARISH

Bulletin Blurbs for WDPV

Inspire parishioners to prayer for vocations.

Parish Resource Packet

Equip your parish to intercede for more priestly and religious vocations

Vocation Resource Store

Over 75 ways to promote vocations, including books, prayer cards, displays, and a full curriculum

A global website where Catholics pledge to pray for vocations.

Questions about
World Day of Prayer for Vocations?

Looking for ways your parish can help celebrate and pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life?

Contact us

Vianney Vocations
877-585-1551

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