Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation Quo Vadis Retreat

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Sunday
Dec 01

Fr. Thomas Hoisington

Monday
Dec 02

Deacon Herbert Ramsey

Tuesday
Dec 03

Nicholas Samsel

Wednesday
Dec 04

Fr. Gabriel Greer

Thursday
Dec 05

Deacon Hayden Charles

Friday
Dec 06

Fr. John Hay

Saturday
Dec 07

Fr. Derek Thome

Sunday
Dec 08

Samuel Mohr

Monday
Dec 09

Fr. Andrew Heiman

Tuesday
Dec 10

Fr. Eric Weldon

Wednesday
Dec 11

Fr. Sixtus Ye Myint

Thursday
Dec 12

Fr. Patrick York

Friday
Dec 13

Fr. Floyd McKinney

Saturday
Dec 14

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Sunday
Dec 15

Fr. Todd Shepherd

Monday
Dec 16

Fr. Michael Klag

Tuesday
Dec 17

For the sanctification of our priests

Wednesday
Dec 18

Fr. Jorge Lopez

Thursday
Dec 19

Fr. Roger Lumbre

Friday
Dec 20

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Saturday
Dec 21

For our deceased priests

Sunday
Dec 22

Deacon Luke Downing

Monday
Dec 23

Deacon Theodore Stahl

Tuesday
Dec 24

Fr. Michael Simone

Wednesday
Dec 25

For our deceased priests

Thursday
Dec 26

Fr. Michael Schemm

Friday
Dec 27

Chris Rumback

Saturday
Dec 28

Fr. James Billinger

Sunday
Dec 29

Fr. Samuel Pinkerton

Monday
Dec 30

Seth Arnold

Tuesday
Dec 31

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Wednesday
Jan 01

Fr. Paul Oborny

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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

Monday
Dec 02

Nicholas Samsel's Birthday


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

Home Address:
3038 N. Hedgetree
Wichita, KS 67226-2238
Sunday
Dec 22

Deacon Luke Downing's Birthday


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

Home Address:
12143 Meribeau Court
Wichita, KS 67235
Saturday
Dec 28

Chris Rumback's Birthday


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

Home Address:
910 E. 31st Avenue
Hutchinson, KS 67502

Dec 2019

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Contact Us

Vocations

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