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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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

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 ...

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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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

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 ...

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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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

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 ...

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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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

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 ...

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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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

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. ...

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

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

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

3. Vocation Culture in the Diocesan Community

3.1 The Young

One important aspect of faith development that we noticed is an increased desire to serve in leadership positions. This is one area where the Office of ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood – Vocation Culture in the Family - Self-denial and Sacrifice

A focus on vocations to the priesthood – Vocation Culture in the Family - Self-denial and Sacrifice

By Fr. Hien Nguyen

2.3 Self-denial and Sacrifice

In my opinion, this is one of the very important aspects of formation besides faith. We have considered in length of the integration of the two poles subjective and objective or the ...

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A focus on vocations to the priesthood – Vocation Culture in the Family

A focus on vocations to the priesthood – Vocation Culture in the Family

By Fr. Hien Nguyen 2.2 Prayer  Ritual and tradition are also important to the education of faith and these can be long lasting memories that the member of families continue to treasure and celebrate for years to come and even from one ...

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