The mission of the Cathedral’s Vocations Committee is to promote vocations by prayer, personal contact and projects involving the parish, school and families in an effort to be blessed with dedicated priests, deacons, consecrated persons, and faith-filled and generous parents and single people.
The Cathedral’s Vocations Committee attempts to achieve its mission by:
- Coordinating the Monthly Rosary for Vocations before Weekend Masses
- Coordinating and Supporting the Classroom Adopt-A-Seminarian Program
- Coordinating and Supporting the Classroom Vocations Crucifix Program
- Coordinating and Supporting the First Friday Eucharistic Adoration for Vocations Program
- Encouraging Eucharistic Adoration for an Increase in Vocations to the Priesthood and the Consecrated Life
- Coordinating the Called by Name Program
- Coordinating the Snacks for Seminarians Program
- Sending Postcards to Priests/Nuns/Deacons/Seminarians (Please see “Thank You” Notes Received)
- Sending Cards to Parents of Newly Baptized
- Sending Cards to Seminarians (Birthdays and Special Feasts)
- Developing and Distributing the Annual Seminarian Photo and Vocations Prayer Booklet
- Purchasing Religious or Vocations Oriented Books and Other Items for the Cathedral School
- Purchasing and Distributing Holy Cards/Bookmarks with Vocations Prayers
- Coordinating the 8th Grade Vocations Day
- Collectively and Individually Praying for Vocations
If you are interested in helping with these activities or for additional information regarding the Cathedral Vocations Committee, please contact Steve Meystrik at 761-9241.
Jesus said to them “The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few; so ask the master of the harvest to send out laborers for his harvest.” (Luke 10:2)
Please pray for vocations!