Upcoming Vocation Events

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St. Joseph of Cupertino Province

Vocation Discernment Weekend

When? August 31 and September 1, 2014.

Where? Castro Valley, California.

Note: Come join the friars for some days of prayer and reflection on Labor Day weekend. RSVP by August 15.

To register for the weekend or learn more about it, please contact vocation director, Friar Thomas Czeck by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone (510-582-7333).

Our Lady of Consolation Province

Vocation Discernment Weekend

When? September 19 to September 21, 2014.

Where? Carey, Ohio.

Note: Come spend a weekend with the Conventual Franciscan Friars to help discern whether the Lord is calling you to religious life and/or priesthood. To register or for more information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or 800-424-9955.

Vocation Discernment Weekend

When? October 24 to October 26, 2014.

Where? Holy Cross Retreat Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Note: Come and spend a weekend listening to the voice of the Lord and see if He is calling you to serve the Roman Catholic Church as a vowed religious brother or priest. The weekend is for men ages 18-40 and is free. For more information or to register, contact Friar Paul Schloemer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or 1-800-424-9955.

Come and See Weekend

When? January 30 to February 1, 2014.

Where? San Antonio, Texas.

Note: A practical retreat for those who are more serious about the possibility of a vocation with the Franciscans. You will meet Franciscan seminarians, and see what the daily life will be like in a Franciscan Formation program. To register or for questions contact Friar Andy Martinez, OFM Conv. at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 575-524-3688.

Vocation Discernment Weekend

When? April 10 to April 13, 2015.

Where? Mount St. Francis, Indiana.

Note: Come and spend a weekend listening to the voice of the Lord and see if He is calling you to serve the Roman Catholic Church as a vowed religious brother or priest. The weekend is for men ages 18-40 and is free. For more information or to register, contact Friar John Bamman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 1-800-424-9955.