PRAYER AND DISCERNMENT RESOURCES
The realization that God is asking you to follow Him in consecrated life is made through active participation in the Church, prayer, receiving the sacraments, spiritual reading, and service in the Church. It may be an idea you have considered foong time or one that has come to you durinignificant moment in your life. These are prayers and resources to assist in discerning God’s plan for you.
VOCATION DIRECTORS NEAR YOU
Fineligious Vocation Director
Consecrated Life is distinguished by the Evangelical Counsels of poverty, chastity, and obedience. The beauty of the consecrated life is expressed in various forms: Eremitic Life, Consecrated Virgins and Widows, Religious Life, Secular Institutes, and Societies of Apostolic Life. Each form is described by the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and we have provideink, where possible, that will help you learn more about the various forms of Consecrated Life and be in contact with those that interest you.
Finiocesan Vocation Director
If you are not certain of your interest iarticular community or form of consecrated life, yet believe you may havocation to the consecrated lifeiocesan Vocation Director may help you discern. They can suggest reading materials, arrange for visitations, answer questions and provide the spiritual guidance candidates need. Every diocese haocation Director who can provide information about religious communities or institutes of consecrated life for women, and this link will bring you tap whereby you can find a Diocesan Vocation Director near you.