Resources for Discerners

Key Steps to Discernment
Presented by
Father Stephen DeLacy

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Recommended Reading

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Expansive Video Library

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Addressing Student Loans

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Answer Videos

Hear answers to commonly asked questions from
Priests around the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
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Additional Discernment Resources

To-Save-A-Thousand-Souls

TO SAVE A THOUSAND SOULS

"Any man who is thinking about the Priesthood must read this book." -Father DeLacy, Vocation Director
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ST. CHARLES BORROMEO SEMINARY

The St. Charles Borromeo website shows all the latest news and info from the Seminary.
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DIOCESAN PRIESTS

What is a Diocesan Priest? Click the button below to find many different resources to help you discern the Diocesan Priesthood.
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Newly Ordained Men

Meet the men who have been recently ordained as Diocesan Priests!
Click on their photo to hear their unique vocation stories.

Reverend Kenneth Cavara

Home Parish: St. Agnes, West Chester
First Assignment:  St. Monica, South Philadelphia

Reverend Martin Okwudiba

Home Parish: St. Pius X, Broomall
First Assignment:  Pontifical North American College, Rome

Reverend Mark Tobin

Home Parish: Assumption BVM, West Grove
First Assignment:  Mary, Mother of the Redeemer, North Wales

Ordained Priest 2020

Reverend Wilmer Chirino

Home Parish: St. Louis, Yeadon
First Assignment:  St. Thomas Aquinas, Philadelphia

 

Reverend Cesar Izaguirre

Home Parish: St. Barnabas, Philadelphia
First Assignment:  Our Lady of Grace, Penndel

 

Reverend Louis Monica

Home Parish: Saint Timothy, Philadelphia

First Assignment:  SS Peter and Paul, West Chester

 

Reverend Kevin Okafor

Home Parish: St. Martin of Tours, Philadelphia
First Assignment:  St. Elizabeth, Upper Uwchlan

 

Reverend August Taglianetti

Home Parish: St. Philip Neri, Lafayette Hill
First Assignment:  St. Pius X, Broomall

 

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