If you are feeling called to the priesthood or religious life, the church is here to support you! Please contact us using the “Contact” link in the menu, or visit some of the links below for more information.
Here are some links for those interested in the priesthood and diaconate:
Diocese of Rochester Vocations webpage: http://www.dor.org/vocations/index.htm
Link to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: http://www.usccb.org/
Link to the Vatican: http://www.vatican.va/
Link to Vision Vocation Guide: http://www.vocationguide.org/
Information about deacons in the Diocese of Rochester: http://www.dor.org/deacons/
Links for those interested in orders of religious:
Discalced Carmelites of Rochester, NY: http://www.carmelitesofrochester.org
Sisters of St. Joseph of Rochester: http://www.ssjrochester.org/
Sisters of Mercy of Rochester: http://www.rsmrochester.org/
Catholic orders of religious on the Internet:
A prayer for vocations:
Lord Jesus, let the love of the Spirit be in us:
We consecrate our hearts to you.
Help all Christians to answer your call:
May they be a light to the world.
Bless all religious communities:
Enrich them with your gifts.
-From the Glenstal Book of Prayer