Vocation Awareness Week

Join the Vocation Office in creating a culture of vocations in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.  Check out our events surrounding Vocation Awareness Week and get involved, but not just you—your parish, youth group, PREP program, and other parish organizations!

Forged by the Fire

Forged by the Fire is a new movement sponsored by the Vocation Office for men’s evangelization, discipleship and fellowship for men in their 20s and 30s.

Vietnamese Come and See Day

A Come & See Weekend is the perfect opportunity for men who are considering a vocation to see what seminary life is like and to explore the possibility of their own call to the priesthood.  

Close of Forty Hours

All are invited to join the Seminary Community for the Close of Forty Hours which includes Evening Prayer, Eucharistic Procession and a Reception.

Fuel the Flame

Help impact the future of the Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia!  Join us for an engaging and enlightening presentation by National Speaker, Mike Patin, as he discusses ways that we can help create a Culture of Vocations in our parishes, schools, and families!

Heed Your Call Fundraiser

This Wine & Cheese Benefit directly supports the outreach programs of the Vocation Office for the Diocesan Priesthood.

Los Días de Vocación

La Oficina Arquidiocesana para las Vocasiones los invita A los Días de Vocación.

Vocation Awareness Week 2017

National Vocation Awareness Week (NVAW), initiated in 1976, is an annual week-long celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States dedicated to promoting vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of these particular vocations. NVAW: November ...
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Brothers of Borromeo Vocation Camp (B.B.V.C.)

Brothers of Borromeo Vocation Camp, a summer day of fun, food and formation for 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Boys of the Archdiocese, will be held at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary on July 15, 2017. For more information, visit

Novena for Vocations – World Day of Prayer for Vocations

This year, Our Holy Father, Pope Francis, reflects on the missionary dimension of our Christian Calling in his message for the 54th World Day of Prayer.  Using this theme of mission, we invite you to pray with us for an increase in the grace to respond to God’s call to the priesthood and religious life ...
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