Vocations

"Speak Lord, Your Servant is Listening"


Discern & Apply Seminarian Formation

Quo Vadis Retreat

Current Seminarians

Daily Intention for Vocations

Friday
Oct 01

For the Medical Sisters of Saint Joseph

Saturday
Oct 02

Fr. Andrew Meng

Sunday
Oct 03

Fr. Benjamin Shockey

Monday
Oct 04

For our deceased religious sisters

Tuesday
Oct 05

Miles Swigart

Wednesday
Oct 06

Fr. Nicholas Voelker

Thursday
Oct 07

Florence Barles

Friday
Oct 08

Fr. Leon Kerschen

Saturday
Oct 09

Fr. Drew Hoffman

Sunday
Oct 10

Fr. Robert McElwee

Monday
Oct 11

For the Missionary Catechists of the Poor

Tuesday
Oct 12

Fr. Stuart Smeltzer

Wednesday
Oct 13

For our deceased priests

Thursday
Oct 14

Fr. David Voss

Friday
Oct 15

Fr. Theodore Khin

Saturday
Oct 16

Fr. Michael Linnebur

Sunday
Oct 17

Fr. Daniel Spexarth

Monday
Oct 18

Fr. Aaron Spexarth

Tuesday
Oct 19

Richard Olsen

Wednesday
Oct 20

Fr. Stephen Thapwa

Thursday
Oct 21

Fr. Maximilian Biltz

Friday
Oct 22

Fr. Curtis Robertson

Saturday
Oct 23

Fr. James Weldon

Sunday
Oct 24

Fr. Jerome Spexarth

Monday
Oct 25

Fr. Jason Borkenhagen

Tuesday
Oct 26

Fr. Robert Spencer

Wednesday
Oct 27

Deacon Ty Taylor

Thursday
Oct 28

Deacon Jeff Jacobs

Friday
Oct 29

Fr. Thomas Stroot

Saturday
Oct 30

Fr. James Schibi

Sunday
Oct 31

For the Servants of the Trinity

Monday
Nov 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

Wednesday
Oct 06

Miles Swigart's Birthday

School Address:
Mundelein Seminary
1000 E Maple Ave
Mundelein, IL 60060

Home Address:
1848 E. US Highway 54
Kingman, KS 67068
Saturday
Oct 09

Florence Barles' Birthday


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

Home Address:
826 N Woodchuck
Wichita, KS 67212-3626
Friday
Oct 22

Colby McKee's Birthday

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

Home Address:
11828 W. Douglas Avenue
Wichita, KS 67212
Saturday
Oct 23

Richard Olsen's Birthday

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

Home Address:
3040 S. Edwards Avenue
Wichita, KS 67217-1512
Tuesday
Oct 26

Alec Crull's Birthday

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


Home Address:
621 E 9th
Winfield, KS 67156
Wednesday
Oct 27

Deacon 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

Oct 2021

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Contact Us

Vocations

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