Seminarian Parents

Parents' perspectives on a Catholic vocation journey

Vocations, Journeys, Paulists and Bread

As of this writing, we are one week away from (God willing) Evan’s ordination to the priesthood. To be completely honest, it’s all a bit overwhelming. Earlier today the Paulists … Continue reading

May 11, 2019 · 4 Comments

Priests/Monks, Nuns/Sisters – What’s the Difference?

Not everyone in a wimple is a nun and not every man in a habit is a priest. Can you tell the difference?

July 17, 2016 · 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

Path to the Priesthood

Congratulations to Rev. Jimmy Hsu, on the occasion of his ordination!

June 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Question: Who Pays for Seminary?

Education — whether religious or secular — isn’t cheap. So…just how do you pay for seminary training?

November 17, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Outside Perspective

Good day all, This is Sparky, the occasionally referenced elder brother of the Novitiate. My brother leaves town on a largely permanent basis in less than a month so I … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Question: What is a Vocations Director

So…what exaclty does a Vocations Director do and why would you want one?

July 26, 2013 · 2 Comments

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