Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation

Quo Vadis Retreat

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Wednesday
Dec 01

Fr. Thomas Hoisington

Thursday
Dec 02

Deacon Herbert Ramsey

Friday
Dec 03

Nicholas Samsel

Saturday
Dec 04

Fr. Gabriel Greer

Sunday
Dec 05

Fr. Hayden Charles

Monday
Dec 06

Fr. John Hay

Tuesday
Dec 07

Fr. Derek Thome

Wednesday
Dec 08

For the Sisters of Mercy

Thursday
Dec 09

Fr. Andrew Heiman

Friday
Dec 10

Fr. Eric Weldon

Saturday
Dec 11

For the Carmelite Sisters of St. Teresa

Sunday
Dec 12

Fr. Patrick York

Monday
Dec 13

Fr. Floyd McKinney

Tuesday
Dec 14

Grant Lunkenheimer

Wednesday
Dec 15

Fr. Todd Shepherd

Thursday
Dec 16

Fr. Michael Klag

Friday
Dec 17

For the sanctification of our priests

Saturday
Dec 18

Fr. Jorge Lopez

Sunday
Dec 19

Fr. Roger Lumbre

Monday
Dec 20

For the Immaculate Heart of Mary Sisters

Tuesday
Dec 21

For our deceased religious sisters

Wednesday
Dec 22

Fr. Luke Downing

Thursday
Dec 23

Deacon Theodore Stahl

Friday
Dec 24

Fr. Michael Simone

Saturday
Dec 25

For our deceased priests

Sunday
Dec 26

Fr. Michael Schemm

Monday
Dec 27

Fr. Chris Rumback

Tuesday
Dec 28

Fr. James Billinger

Wednesday
Dec 29

Fr. Samuel Pinkerton

Thursday
Dec 30

Deacon Seth Arnold

Friday
Dec 31

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Saturday
Jan 01

Fr. Paul Oborny

Sunday
Jan 02

Fr. Hung Pham

Monday
Jan 03

Fr. Chrysostom Ah Maung

Tuesday
Jan 04

Fr. Chad Arnold

Wednesday
Jan 05

Fr. Michael Kerschen

Thursday
Jan 06

Fr. Michael Baldwin

Friday
Jan 07

Deacon Jon Tolberd

Saturday
Jan 08

For the Dominican Sisters of Peace

Sunday
Jan 09

Fr. Brian Bebak

Monday
Jan 10

Fr. Daryl Befort

Tuesday
Jan 11

Fr. J.D. Betzen

Wednesday
Jan 12

Fr. Daniel Vacca

Thursday
Jan 13

For an increase in vocations to religious life in our diocese

Friday
Jan 14

Fr. James Mainzer

Saturday
Jan 15

Fr. James Billinger

Sunday
Jan 16

Fr. Yancey Burgess

Monday
Jan 17

Fr. Maximilian Biltz

Tuesday
Jan 18

Fr. Jeremy Huser

Wednesday
Jan 19

Fr. Michael Brungardt

Thursday
Jan 20

Fr. Dwight Birket

Friday
Jan 21

Zachary Kelsey

Saturday
Jan 22

Fr. Matt Davied

Sunday
Jan 23

For the sanctification of our priests

Monday
Jan 24

For the Missionary Catechists of the Poor

Tuesday
Jan 25

Fr. Jason Borkenhagen

Wednesday
Jan 26

Fr. Sam Brand

Thursday
Jan 27

Fr. John Lanzrath

Friday
Jan 28

For women discerning a religious vocation

Saturday
Jan 29

Fr. Andrew Bergkamp

Sunday
Jan 30

Fr. Yancey Burgess

Monday
Jan 31

Fr. P.J. Voegeli

Tuesday
Feb 01

Fr. Adam Grelinger

Dec 2021

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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
Dec 02

Nicholas Samsel's Birthday


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

Home Address:
3038 N. Hedgetree
Wichita, KS 67226-2238
Sunday
Dec 05

No events today

Monday
Dec 13

Grant Lunkenheimer's Birthday


School Address:
Mundelein Seminary
1000 E. Maple Avenue
Mundelein, IL 60060

Home Address:
2417 N Rosenthal Ave
Wichita, KS 67204
Thursday
Jan 06

Deacon Seth Arnold's Birthday


School Address:
Mundelein Seminary
1000 E. Maple Avenue
Mundelein, IL 60060

Home Address:
750 S. 215th St. West
Goddard, KS 67052-9514
Friday
Jan 21

Zachary Kelsey's Birthday

School Address:
145 S. Millwood
Wichita, KS 67213

Home Address:
607 Catalina Dr
Hutchinson, KS 67502

Dec 2021

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Contact Us

Vocations

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