Vocations Resources for World Youth Day


"Becoming a priest or a man or woman religious is not primarily our own decision.... Rather it is the response to a call and to a call of love." - Pope Francis, Address to Seminarians and Novices, July 6, 2013

Resources for Men

Watch Bishop Robert Barron provide a succinct guide on discerning the priesthood with four helpful points.

DiocesanPriest.com - website to assist men in responding to the call to holiness and to answer the question: "Is God calling me to be a Catholic priest?"

Religious Brotherhood - website to assist men in discerning the call to a religious community.

Resources for Women

VISION Vocation Network - provides information on different religious orders and a fun quiz that matches a discerner's interests with a religious institute.

Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious - discernment resources for women discerning a vocation to religious life as a sister or nun.

Information on the vocation to consecrated virginity and secular institutes for women.