Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Wednesday
Jul 01

Fr. John Mannion

Thursday
Jul 02

Fr. Matthew Marney

Friday
Jul 03

Fr. Joseph Gile

Saturday
Jul 04

Fr. David Marstall

Sunday
Jul 05

Fr. Darrin May

Monday
Jul 06

Fr. Michael Maybrier

Tuesday
Jul 07

Fr. Matthew McGinness

Wednesday
Jul 08

Seth Arnold

Thursday
Jul 09

Fr. Floyd McKinney

Friday
Jul 10

Fr. Andrew Bergkamp

Saturday
Jul 11

Fr. Sixtus Ye Myint

Sunday
Jul 12

Fr. Hien Nguyen

Monday
Jul 13

Fr. Zachary Pinaire

Tuesday
Jul 14

Fr. Stuart Smeltzer

Wednesday
Jul 15

Fr. Shawn McKnight

Thursday
Jul 16

Fr. John Miller

Friday
Jul 17

Fr. Brian Nelson

Saturday
Jul 18

Fr. Benjamin Nguyen

Sunday
Jul 19

Fr. Hien Nguyen

Monday
Jul 20

Fr. Matthew McGinness

Tuesday
Jul 21

Fr. Robert Spencer

Wednesday
Jul 22

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Thursday
Jul 23

Fr. Jarrod Lies

Friday
Jul 24

For our deceased priests

Saturday
Jul 25

Fr. James Schibi

Sunday
Jul 26

Fr. Wayne Schmid

Monday
Jul 27

Fr. H Setter

Tuesday
Jul 28

Caleb Harris

Wednesday
Jul 29

Fr. Michael Nolan

Thursday
Jul 30

Fr. Ivan Eck

Friday
Jul 31

Fr. Paul Oborny

Saturday
Aug 01

For an increase in vocations to religious life in our diocese

Sunday
Aug 02

Fr. Sherman Orr

Monday
Aug 03

For the sanctification of our priests

Tuesday
Aug 04

Fr. Michael Peltzer

Wednesday
Aug 05

Fr. Brian Bebak

Thursday
Aug 06

For women discerning a religious vocation

Friday
Aug 07

For the sanctification of our priests

Saturday
Aug 08

Fr. Larry Parker

Sunday
Aug 09

Fr. Michael Peltzer

Monday
Aug 10

Fr. Curtis Hecker

Tuesday
Aug 11

Fr. Matt Siegman

Wednesday
Aug 12

Fr. Clay Kimbro

Thursday
Aug 13

Fr. Samuel Pinkerton

Friday
Aug 14

Bishop Carl Kemme

Saturday
Aug 15

Fr. Michael Simone

Sunday
Aug 16

Fr. Hung Pham

Monday
Aug 17

Fr. Chris Martin

Tuesday
Aug 18

Deacon Herbert Ramsey

Wednesday
Aug 19

Fr. Juan Garza

Thursday
Aug 20

Fr. Michael Brungardt

Friday
Aug 21

Caleb Kuestersteffen

Saturday
Aug 22

Deacon Will Stuever

Sunday
Aug 23

Fr. Ed Herzog

Monday
Aug 24

For the Adorers of the Blood of Christ

Tuesday
Aug 25

Fr. Curtis Robertson

Wednesday
Aug 26

For our deceased priests

Thursday
Aug 27

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Friday
Aug 28

Fr. Adam Grelinger

Saturday
Aug 29

Fr. Raymond Joyce

Sunday
Aug 30

Fr. Matt Davied

Monday
Aug 31

Deacon Matt Glazier

Tuesday
Sep 01

For our deceased priests

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Nurture vocations in your parish through the following

Prayer

Awareness

Support

  • Communal Holy Hours for Vocations
  • Prayer Cards
  • Petitions at Mass
  • Traveling Shrine Programs - Provide a crucifix, statue, or chalice that families can host the devotional article in their home for a week during which they agree to pray for vocations.
  • Adoration Adoption Programs -Place post cards in your adoration chapel with a photo and name on the front of a priest, religious or seminarian the adorers can offer their holy hour. When full, mail the card to it's recipient.
  • World Day of Vocations - May 12
  • World Day for Consecrated Life - Feb. 2
  • Recognize and thank religious serving your community
  • Wall of Appreciation
    • Recognize those from the parish who have answered God’s call as a priest or religious
  • Let someone know if you think they would make a good priest or religious
  • Join a Serra Club
  • Support Seminarian Education 
  • Adopt a seminarian or religious to write to and pray for

Seminarian Birthdays

Thursday
Jul 02

Peter Bergkamp's Birthday

School Address:
St. Joseph House of Formation
145 S. Millwood
Wichita, KS 67213

Home Address:
4620 S 311th St. West
Cheney, KS 67025

Deacon Matt Glazier's Birthday


School Address:
Kenrick-Glennon Seminary
5200 Glennon Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63119-4330

Home Address:
2239 360th Street
Madison, KS 66860
Tuesday
Jul 14

Deacon William Stuever's Birthday

School Address:
University of St. Mary of the Lake
1000 East Maple Avenue
Mundelein, Illinois 60060

Home Address:
405 Chelsee Court
Andale, KS 67001-7045
Saturday
Jul 18

Caleb Harris' Birthday

School Address:
St. Joseph House of Formation
145 S. Millwood
Wichita, KS 67213

Home Address:
12611 E. Boxthorn Court
Wichita, KS 67226-1550
Saturday
Aug 01

Caleb Kuestersteffen's Birthday


School Address:
St. Joseph House of Formation
145 S. Millwood
Wichita, KS 67213

Home Address:
5264 SW 30th Street
El Dorado, KS 67042-8978
Thursday
Aug 13

Thomas Nolla's Birthday


School Address:
St. Joseph House of Formation
145 S. Millwood
Wichita, KS 67213

Home Address:
4405 SW Lakeview Road
Towanda, KS 67144

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Contact Us

Vocations

Catholic Diocese of Wichita
424 N. Broadway
Wichita, KS 67202
Phone: (316) 440-1714