Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation Quo Vadis Retreat

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Sunday
Sep 01

For our deceased priests

Monday
Sep 02

Fr. Thomas Stroot

Tuesday
Sep 03

Fr. Roger Lumbre

Wednesday
Sep 04

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Thursday
Sep 05

Fr. Kenneth Van Haverbeke

Friday
Sep 06

Fr. Nic Jurgensmeyer

Saturday
Sep 07

For the sanctification of our priests

Sunday
Sep 08

Fr. Wayne Schmid

Monday
Sep 09

Fr. Dwight Birket

Tuesday
Sep 10

Fr. Rick Kotrba

Wednesday
Sep 11

Fr. Kenneth Schuckman

Thursday
Sep 12

Fr. Andrew Seiler

Friday
Sep 13

Fr. Jeffery Fasching

Saturday
Sep 14

For our deceased priests

Sunday
Sep 15

Fr. John Hotze

Monday
Sep 16

Fr. Charles Seiwert

Tuesday
Sep 17

Karson Dugan

Wednesday
Sep 18

Fr. H Setter

Thursday
Sep 19

Fr. Drew Dellasega

Friday
Sep 20

For our deceased priests

Saturday
Sep 21

Fr. John Sherlock

Sunday
Sep 22

Fr. Benjamin Shockey

Monday
Sep 23

For the sanctification of our priests

Tuesday
Sep 24

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Wednesday
Sep 25

Fr. Marco De Loera

Thursday
Sep 26

Fr. David Lies

Friday
Sep 27

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Saturday
Sep 28

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Sunday
Sep 29

For our deceased priests

Monday
Sep 30

Fr. Benjamin Sawyer

Tuesday
Oct 01

For our deceased priests

Wednesday
Oct 02

Andrew Meng

Thursday
Oct 03

Fr. Benjamin Shockey

Friday
Oct 04

Fr. Andrew Kuykendall

Saturday
Oct 05

Miles Swigart

Sunday
Oct 06

Fr. Nicholas Voelker

Monday
Oct 07

For the sanctification of our priests

Tuesday
Oct 08

Fr. Leon Kerschen

Wednesday
Oct 09

Fr. Drew Hoffman

Thursday
Oct 10

Fr. Robert McElwee

Friday
Oct 11

For our deceased priests

Saturday
Oct 12

Fr. Stuart Smeltzer

Sunday
Oct 13

For our deceased priests

Monday
Oct 14

Fr. David Voss

Tuesday
Oct 15

Fr. Theodore Khin

Wednesday
Oct 16

Fr. Michael Linnebur

Thursday
Oct 17

Fr. Daniel Spexarth

Friday
Oct 18

Fr. Aaron Spexarth

Saturday
Oct 19

For the sanctification of our priests

Sunday
Oct 20

Fr. Stephen Thapwa

Monday
Oct 21

Fr. Maximilian Biltz

Tuesday
Oct 22

Fr. Curtis Robertson

Wednesday
Oct 23

Fr. James Weldon

Thursday
Oct 24

Fr. Jerome Spexarth

Friday
Oct 25

Fr. Jason Borkenhagen

Saturday
Oct 26

Fr. Robert Spencer

Sunday
Oct 27

Ty Taylor

Monday
Oct 28

Deacon Jeff Jacobs

Tuesday
Oct 29

Fr. Thomas Stroot

Wednesday
Oct 30

Fr. James Schibi

Thursday
Oct 31

For the sanctification of our priests

Friday
Nov 01

Deacon Garett Burns

Sep 2019

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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 
  • Posters and bookmarks available for download in Resources
  • Adopt a seminarian or religious to write to and pray for

Seminarian Birthdays

Tuesday
Sep 17

Karson Dugan's Birthday

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

Home Address:
1330 S. 183rd St. West
Goddard, KS 67052
Wednesday
Sep 18

No events today

Sunday
Oct 06

Miles Swigart's Birthday


School Address:
Holy Trinity Seminary
3131 Vince Hagan Street
Irving, TX 75062-4710

Home Address:
1848 E. US Highway 54
Kingman, KS 67068
Sunday
Oct 27

Ty Taylor's Birthday


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

Home Address:
P.O. Box 44
Atlanta, KS 67008-0044

Sep 2019

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Contact Us

Vocations

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