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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - Imitate Mary

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - Imitate Mary

It is important for the candidates to reserve a special place in their hearts for the Blessed Virgin Mary. Each in his own way through the tradition of the Church should develop the devotion to Our Mother. Her fidelity to ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Redemptive Sacrifice 

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Redemptive Sacrifice 

The Redemptive Sacrifice The candidates also need to centralize his life on the Eucharist as the “Summit and the Source” and by participating in this Paschal Mystery that they can express the aspect of brotherly communion. They need to foster the love for the ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - Spiritual Formation

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - Spiritual Formation

1.3 Spiritual Formation Spiritual formation is about falling in love with Jesus. It is a developing of the relationship with each of the Person of the Blessed Trinity and from this source of love reaches out and dispenses it to others. ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Initiative

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Initiative

The Church and Vocations

1.2 Human Formation-continued from last week

Human formation also includes the knowing that a human person is “a reality divided within itself and attracted to progressive and regressive opposites, (virtues and sin, love and selfishness, awareness ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Initiative

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - The Church and Vocations - The Initiative

The Church and Vocations

1.1 The Initiative

After more than a decade of having successfully written and published “the Basic Norms for Priestly Formation” by the recommendation of the First Synod of Bishops in 1967, there was a need to ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - Why should men follow us

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - Why should men follow us

3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

Why Should men follow us

We maintained that we can identify and share the blessings of being a priest as well as present a priestly identity to our people by having a clear ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Priests

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Priests

By Fr. Hien 3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

3.4 The Priests

SUPPORT RECEIVED We find solace and support from one another particularly at clergy events within the Archdiocese. We cherish our friendships with other priests, so much so that the ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Priests

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Priests

3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

3.4 The Priests

 “Come and see” (Jn 1:46) is the invitation of Philip to Nathanael to go and meet Jesus. This invitation needs to come from us priests of the Archdiocese of ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Schools

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Schools

3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

3.3 The Schools-continuation from last weekends bulletin

These are the recommendations from the Church through our Holy Father John Paul II in his Ex Corde Ecclesiae.

University teachers should seek to improve ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Parish

A focus on vocations to the priesthood - Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community - The Parish

3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

3.2 The Parish

 

Beside the family, the parish on a collaborative level with the Pastor needs to promote and draw an awareness of vocation to the priesthood and consecrated life. Parishioners can organize ...

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