Seminarian Parents

Parents' perspectives on a Catholic vocation journey

The Eye of the Storm

We’re experiencing a moment of quiet….

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

News from the Paulists!

Evan pointed out that the blog hasn’t been updated in a while. He’s right. I’ve missed several important events in the life of the Paulist Community. So, let me (with … Continue reading

October 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pope Francis on Formation

Pope Francis recently shared a few of his thoughts on the priesthood and priestly formation.

December 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Welcome to National Vocations Awareness Week!

This week the USCCB is asking us to focus our attention on increasing vocations. Here are a few useful links for you.

November 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Another Vision of the Future

What if you could look into the future and see what your son’s life could be like in 6 years, 16 years or  26 years?  This ‘Vision of the Future’ series … Continue reading

July 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

A Vision of the Future

One of the problems with a son discerning a vocation to the priesthood is the unknown.  What is in his future?  What will his life be like?   If your son … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

A Summer Visit to the Seminary

This time of year, you and your son may be thinking about making a visit to a seminary.  He may be accepted for the fall term or still thinking about … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

A son is a son…..

I grew up hearing the rhyme, ” A daughter’s a daughter all of her life, but a son is a son till he takes on a wife”. But what happens … Continue reading

April 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Eighteen Months and Counting!

We’ve been posting thoughts here (off and on) since June of 2013.  For those of you who have followed from the beginning, thank you!  For those just joining us, welcome. … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

What’s Your Catholic Habit?

What’s with the funny outfits that some religious wear?

January 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fr. Martin’s Confession

Noted Jesuit Fr. James Martin published a piece on CNN.COM this week called “Confessions of a Catholic Priest.”  In it, he makes a couple of interesting points. First of all, … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

News from the Web

This week the internet tossed out some interesting tidbits about the priesthood. Enjoy!

August 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Different Novice’s View

Reflections on seminary from a different point of view.

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Catholics and Mormons Working Together

A brief note about a joint project between Paulist Productions and our Mormon neighbors.

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

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