Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Friday
May 01

Bishop Carl Kemme

Saturday
May 02

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Sunday
May 03

Fr. Steven Scheier

Monday
May 04

Fr. Robert Wachter

Tuesday
May 05

Matthew Dolechek

Wednesday
May 06

For an increase in vocations to the priesthood in our diocese

Thursday
May 07

Fr. John Jirak

Friday
May 08

Fr. John Hotze

Saturday
May 09

Fr. Ed Herzog

Sunday
May 10

Fr. Adam Keiter

Monday
May 11

Fr. Leon Kerschen

Tuesday
May 12

Fr. Chad Arnold

Wednesday
May 13

Fr. Raymond Joyce

Thursday
May 14

Fr. Todd Shepherd

Friday
May 15

Fr. Theodore Khin

Saturday
May 16

Fr. Robert McElwee

Sunday
May 17

Fr. Michael Klag

Monday
May 18

Fr. Edmond Kline

Tuesday
May 19

For our deceased priests

Wednesday
May 20

Msgr. William Carr

Thursday
May 21

Deacon Hayden Charles

Friday
May 22

Isaac Elpers

Saturday
May 23

Chris Rumback

Sunday
May 24

Fr. Andrew Kuykendall

Monday
May 25

Fr. Patrick Reilley

Tuesday
May 26

Fr. Andrew Labenz

Wednesday
May 27

Fr. Daniel Duling

Thursday
May 28

Fr. Charles Seiwert

Friday
May 29

Fr. John Lanzrath

Saturday
May 30

Fr. Patrick Larkin

Sunday
May 31

Fr. Joseph Tatro

Monday
Jun 01

Fr. Garett Burns

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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
May 21

Andrew Meng's Birthday

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

Home Address:
4852 NE Sunset Lane
Cheney, KS 67025-8501
Friday
May 22

Deacon Hayden Charles' Birthday


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

Home Address:
7802 Barrington Circle
Wichita, KS 67212
Saturday
May 30

Isaac Elper's Birthday

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

Home Address:
325 S. Socora Street
Wichita, KS 67209

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Contact Us

Vocations

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