Vocation Events

There are many opportunities to create a "culture of vocation" in our homes and churches ...

 


 

Ordinations to the Transitional Diaconate | Saturday, May 21, 2017

Kyle SladekKyle SladekJose Lopez VargasJose Lopez VargasGregory ParentGregory ParentBishop David Ricken will ordain Kyle Sladek and Jose Lopez Vargas to the diaconate at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017, in St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, 140 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay.

Gregory Parent also anticipates ordination to the diaconate on September 28, 2017 in Rome, Italy.

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Ordinations to the Priesthood | Saturday, July 1, 2017

Adam BradleyRev. Mr. Adam BradleyMark MlezivaRev. Mr. Mark MlezivaZachary WeberRev. Mr. Zachary WeberJon ThorsenRev. Mr. Jon ThorsenMatthew RapplRev. Mr. Matthew RapplBishop David Ricken will ordain Rev. Mr. Adam Bradley, Rev. Mr. Mark Mleziva, Rev. Mr. Matthew Rappl, Rev. Mr. Jon Thorsen, and Rev. Mr. Zachary Weber to the priesthood at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017, in St. Mary Church, 4805 Sportsman Dr, De Pere WI 54115 (Town of Ledgeview).

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January 10, 2017 | St Andrew Dinner with Bishop Ricken | Green Bay

St Andrew DinnerSt Andrew Dinner Bishop RickenBishop David Ricken invites young men to share a dinner with him and several priests so they can learn more about the vocation to priesthood. This opportunity to listen and ask questions is for young men who are high school juniors or seniors, college students, and older who are willing to look at how God is calling them. St Andrew Dinners begin with Mass at St. Joseph Chapel in Green Bay.

Next St Andrew Dinner: January 10, 2017 | St. Joseph Chapel, Green Bay

To Register: Fr. Daniel Schuster by January 6, 2017, by This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or phone: (920) 272-8293 or 1-877-500-3580, ext. 8293 (from 920 and 715 area codes).

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Catholic Youth Expeditions are scheduled throughout the year. from the CYE website.

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VisitationProject Elizabeth Dinner for Young Women

Bishop David Ricken invites young women to share a dinner with him and religious sisters from our area and learn more about the vocation to consecrated religious life for women. This opportunity to listen and ask questions is for high school juniors or seniors, college students, and older, willing to look at how God is calling them. Sisters from the Diocese are encouraged to invite young women, and to come with them!

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Fr. Schuster: (920) 272-8293 or 1-877-500-3580, ext. 8293

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Franciscan Vocations Discernment Retreats for Young Adult Single Women

womens-discernmentThe "Called To Be" retreat for young adult single women, age 18-35, is sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity in Manitowoc. The weekends begin on Friday at 7 p.m. and end on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $25.

Upcoming Discernment Retreats

April 29, 2017 | Valley of Our Lady Cistercian Monastery, Prairie du Sac, WI.

For More Information Contact:

Sr. Mary Ann Spanjers, OSF, by email or call/text (920) 973-9903

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Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross (Bay Settlement)

It's a huge question: "How is God calling me to live my life?" We're here to help! Through prayer and conversation, God's call will be revealed to you. Check out these opportunities for discernment:

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  • Watch one of our YouTube videos
  • Get a sense of Sisterhood from our blog
  • Catch us on Facebook and Twitter 
  • Tour our Motherhouse and spend some quiet prayer time in our beautiful chapel. It's your option to meet our Sisters, who love serving the Church in the name of Jesus and St. Francis of Assisi. Simplicity, hospitality and joy are the hallmarks of our lives.

For more information, contact:

Sr. Laura Zelten, OSF, at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call/text (920) 288-0237.

 


 

Teens Encounter Christ (TEC)

Weekend for youth and young adults, high school juniors or older. Participants listen, laugh, sing, reflect, pray, and discuss their lives and relationship with God and others. It is an experience of the Paschal Mystery of Jesus Christ: his life, death and resurrection! Join us!

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October 27-29, 2017 | Quad Parish Youth Center, Green Bay

December 29-31, 2017 | Quad Parish Youth Center, Green Bay

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All invited to Eucharistic adoration on first Thursday of every month, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., starting with Mass | St. John the Baptist Church | 2597 Glendale Ave. | Green Bay, WI 54313

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Silent Priestly Discernment Retreats | Milwaukee | Jan. 13-15, 2017

Cast-into-Deep-RetreatFr. Luke Strand and Fr. Daniel Schuster invite high school and young adult men to encounter the Lord through prayer and fraternity at a Duc In Altum Silent Priestly Discernment Retreat.

Young Adult: Jan. 13-15, 2017, Saint Francis de Sales Seminary, 3257 S. Lake Dr., St. Francis, WI.

RSVP by Friday, January 6 to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or (414) 747-6437

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Fr. Daniel Schuster
Phone: (920) 272-8293 or 1-877-500-3580, ext. 8293 (from 920 and 715 area codes)
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