Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation Quo Vadis Retreat

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

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

Saturday
Nov 02

Jacob McGuire

Sunday
Nov 03

Deacon Trevor Buster

Monday
Nov 04

Matthew Cooke

Tuesday
Nov 05

Fr. John Jirak

Wednesday
Nov 06

Fr. Zachary Pinaire

Thursday
Nov 07

For the sanctification of our priests

Friday
Nov 08

Matthew Dolechek

Saturday
Nov 09

Fr. Josh Evans

Sunday
Nov 10

Fr. Daniel Vacca

Monday
Nov 11

Fr. Lawrence Carney

Tuesday
Nov 12

Grant Huslig

Wednesday
Nov 13

Fr. Andy Walsh

Thursday
Nov 14

Fr. Steven Scheier

Friday
Nov 15

Fr. Kenneth Van Haverbeke

Saturday
Nov 16

Fr. Stephen Thapwa

Sunday
Nov 17

Fr. David Marstall

Monday
Nov 18

Deacon Jeff Jacobs

Tuesday
Nov 19

Fr. Chrysostom Ah Maung

Wednesday
Nov 20

Fr. Nicholas Voelker

Thursday
Nov 21

Deacon Theodore Stahl

Friday
Nov 22

Fr. Kyle Dugan

Saturday
Nov 23

Fr. David Voss

Sunday
Nov 24

Fr. Robert Wachter

Monday
Nov 25

Fr. Patrick Reilley

Tuesday
Nov 26

Fr. Andy Walsh

Wednesday
Nov 27

Fr. James Weldon

Thursday
Nov 28

Fr. Bernard Gorges

Friday
Nov 29

Fr. Benjamin Green

Saturday
Nov 30

Fr. Eric Weldon

Sunday
Dec 01

Fr. Thomas Hoisington

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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

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
Saturday
Nov 02

Jacob McGuire's Birthday


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

Home Address:
408 W. 510th Avenue
Cherokee, KS 66724-5075
Sunday
Nov 03

Deacon Trevor Buster's Birthday


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

Home Address:
308 S. Wood Street
Caney, KS 67333
Wednesday
Nov 13

Matthew Cooke's Birthday


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

Home Address:
1351 Peterson
Wichita, KS 67212
Sunday
Nov 17

Grant Huslig's Birthday

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

Home Address:
211 S. Fairway Circle
Andover, KS 67002
Tuesday
Nov 19

Matthew Dolechek's Birthday

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

Home Address:
4526 Westlake Court
Bel Aire, KS 67220
Thursday
Nov 28

Samuel Mohr's Birthday

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

Home Address:
1202 N. Charlotte Street
Wichita, KS 67208-2657

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Contact Us

Vocations

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