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7 Reasons You Can’t Figure Out What Vocation You’re Called To

Last edited 9th March 2016

One of the great joys of being a teacher is watching my students' growing awareness of who or what they want to become. When they finally voice that decision for 'engineer', 'designer', 'university student', 'apprentice', I very often see a mix of composure, elation, eagerness and resolve in their faces and I know that, to some degree, my job is done. They are ready to move on.

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Why I Wear The Habit - A Nun's Reflection

Last edited 3rd February 2016

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Vocations Bloom in the Desert: Two Priests Ordained in UAE

Last edited 17th January 2016

Last week Catholics in Southern Arabia gathered in Abu Dhabi to celebrate the ordination of two Capuchin Franciscan priests by Bishop Paul Hinder, Vicar Apostolic of Southern Arabia.

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Pope's Message for 53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Last edited 14th December 2015

On April 17, 2016, the fourth Sunday of Easter, the Church will celebrate the 53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations. This year's theme is: "The Church, Mother of Vocations." Below is the Vatican-provided official translation of the Pope's message:

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There's No 'Vocation to Laziness', Pope Tells Young People

Last edited 14th December 2015

Pope Francis on Monday met with an Italian initiative aimed at offering support to unemployed and underemployed youth, saying their responsibility is to help young people rediscover the “vocation” of work in the context of their human dignity.

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3 Beautiful Celebrities Who Gave It All Up to Become Nuns

Last edited 28th October 2015

What makes a person happy? What makes a life worth living? Is it money? Fame? Popularity? Career success? We all know the answer, even if we don’t always live like we know it: not at all. All of these things come up short. There is only one thing – or one person, to be more exact – that can make us happy, and that’s Our Lord Jesus Christ.

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Muslim Mother Supports her Catholic Priest Son

Last edited 21st October 2015

A Muslim mother gave her blessing and support to her son who recently became one of the 11 newly ordained priests from the Societas Verbi Divini (SVD) order in the presence of Archbishop Vincensius Sensi Potokota.

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When We Truly Listen

Last edited 22nd September 2015

When we truly listen, we let ourselves be drawn by God. We let go of our wants, our egos, our expectations and limitations. We become creative, open, loving and peaceful.

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What’s There to Laugh About? These Nuns Have the Answer

Last edited 15th September 2015

We live in a time saturated with images. An exhibition opening in England next week, after attracting attention in Germany and Italy. It consists of 50 portraits of Vincentian nuns from the Swabian convent of Untermarchtal, all photographed laughing. That may seem trivial. It isn’t.

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A Call to Joy, Mercy and Hope - LA's Three New Bishops Ordained

Last edited 9th September 2015

Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles ordained three new auxiliary bishops on Thursday, including the prominent internet evangelist Father Robert Barron. The archbishop encouraged the new bishops to bring the joy of God’s love to their flock.

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