As we’ve noted elsewhere, one of the challenges involved in blogging about the seminary experience is that there’s a lot to write about at the beginning, not much in the … Continue reading
Guest blogger Megan Dahle shares a few thoughts on the topic of obedience.
The Paulists have an ordination planned for Saturday, May 20, 2017. Learn more about the men who are preparing for the priesthood.
Being the mother of a priest includes an unexpected gift.
In a recent episode of the Busted Halo Radio Show, Fr. Dave answers a question about discernment and models a great way to have a potentially difficult situation.
Pop culture insights — finding yourself may be the key to finding your vocation.
To quote Ursula the sea witch, “Life’s full of tough choices, innit?” A few thoughts for the discerner and those supporting them.
Parenting can keep you up at night worrying about your children’s future. A couple of examples — both real and fictional — can help parents better understand and grapple with their fears.
Every year, young men in seminary formation come to the realization that priesthood is not their vocation. If you don’t have a clear understanding of the discernment process or the … Continue reading
How do you measure happiness? This post should appeal to those who are interested in hard data from reliable sources. If your objection arises from a belief that your son … Continue reading
Matt Wenke has a couple of great posts over at Aleteia sharing his experience of having a daughter enter a religious order.
If you have been following this series, you have seen that the objections have been very specific. At first, I had many of these objections described in this series. When … Continue reading