53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations: The Church, Mother of Vocations


Sunday, April 17 is the 53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations, when Catholics around the globe are asked to intercede for more priests and religious sisters and brothers.

Join the Serra Club Monstrance at St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral on April 17 for adoration from 3 – 4 pm.

Materials for community prayers are available for order online at https://www.vianneyvocations.com/store/products/world-day-of-prayer-for-vocations/bulletin-insert-for-world-day-of-prayer-for-vocations/.

Also, Pope Francis’ message for the 53rd World Day of Prayer for Vocations: “The Church, Mother of Vocations” can be found on the Holy See’s website:
in English, at http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/messages/vocations/documents/papa-francesco_20151129_53-messaggio-giornata-mondiale-vocazioni.html
in French, at http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/fr/messages/vocations/documents/papa-francesco_20151129_53-messaggio-giornata-mondiale-vocazioni.html