Rediscover: Catholic Celebration - Young Adult Night - 10/3/2014
Friday Evening, Oct. 3
6:30 PM – 11:00 PM (Doors open at 5:30 PM)

Featuring: Father Stan Fortuna, Father Dave Dwyer, Marie Miller, and Father Mike Schmitz
There will food available for purchase and a cash-bar.

Tickets: $15
Ticket prices include all taxes and fees. Tickets are non-refundable.

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Cor Jesu for Young Adults - 11/7/2014
Offered by the The Saint Paul Seminary

Eucharistic Adoration, Confessions, contemporary worship music, and fellowship with other young adults, college-age and older, at Saint Mary's Chapel in the Saint Paul Seminary at 8:00 p.m.

Cor Jesu is held on the first Friday of every month during the academic year, except January.
The 2014-2015 schedule is as follows:
Sept. 5
Nov. 7
Dec. 5
January Hiatus
Feb. 6
Mar. 6
May 1
Summer Hiatus

Miryam Dinner - 10/28/2014
Offered by the Vocation Office

Religious Sisters and priests of the archdiocese invite Catholic women, age 16 to 35, for Evening Prayer and dinner with Archbishop John C. Nienstedt on Tuesday, October 28 at 6 p.m. The Sisters tell their stories of receiving God's call to consecrated life. The event concludes by 8 p.m.

The dress code for women is skirts or dresses or slacks (no jeans or insufficient-coverage tops), as are appropriate and modest for a casual dinner with these hosts.

If you are interested in participating in this event, please contact the Vocation Office at 651-962-6890 or Reservations are needed no less than ONE WEEK in advance.

''Come and See'' Priesthood Discernment Day - 11/23/2014
For Catholic men, ages 22- 50, who are discerning a vocation to the preisthood and who have, or are close to having, a college degree. (Candidates for Pre - Theology)

9:30 a.m. Registration before the day begins with 10 a.m. Mass at The Saint Mary's Chapel at The Saint Paul Seminary. Come for talks, Holy Hour, tours, prayer, recreation and meals with the seminarians. The Event ends at 9:30 p.m. after Night Prayer.

Register by emailing: or by calling 651.962.6890.

Event Cost $10

Jesu Caritas Weekend at Saint Cecilia Motherhouse - 10/3/2014
Weekend Retreat for single, Catholic women ages 17 - 30 at the Saint Cecilia Motherhouse in Nashville, TN.

Jesu Caritas Weekend October 3 - 5, 2014
For more information contact: Sr. Peter Marie, O.P.

Rectors' Bowl XV - 10/4/2014
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m. Join us at the University of St. Thomas Football Field (Palmer Athletic Field) to watch the SPS "Sons of Thunder" compete against the SJV "JAXX" for the coveted Rector's Trophy after this annual event!

Come out to cheer on your favorite team (or rector!). Free and open to the public.

Free parking is available in the Anderson Parking Ramp (corner of Cretin and Grand)

Handmaids Discernment Retreat - 10/17/2014
Discernment retreat for single Catholic women ages 20 - 30. To register: contact Sr. Maris Stella at or 507.276.9128

Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus, New Ulm, MN

"Because you are precious in my eyes, and glorious, and because I love you." Isaiah 43.4

Visiting Women's Religious Communities - 10/25/2014
Visiting Women's Religious Communities
Saturday, October 25, 2014

Visit four different religious communities to meet, learn, share meals, and pray with Catholic Sisters. We will visit local communities of Benedictines, School Sisters of Notre Dame, Visitation Sisters, and Sisters of St. Joseph.

Carpooling will be arranged.

This event is free; the day is a gift to participants.

For more information or to register, contact Jill Underdahl, CSJ, at or call 651-696-2873.

Attached is the information in print and here is a link to information as well:

Seminary applications are being accepted - 6/1/2014
If you have been discerning the priesthood and would like help with your next step, please contact Father Troy Przybilla, the Vocation Director for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. He is currently meeting with men ready to apply to be considered for acceptance as a seminarian. To make an appointment to talk about your options, Father Przybilla can be reached at or 651.962.6892.

THE CSJ WAY *Community - Spirituality - Justice - 9/27/2014
Spend a Saturday morning, September 27, 2014; 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. with the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociates learning about the many ways to become involved with this energetic, contemporary community of spirituality and justice. The morning will include prayer and stories focusing on this community's mission and spirituality. Learn how you can engage as a program participant, volunteer, Sister, Consociate, and/or other ways of associating. Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave., St. Paul. Contact Joan Pauly Schneider at 651-690-7063 or or Mary Kaye Medinger at 651-690-7082 or

Office of Vocations - Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis - 2260 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105 - (651)962-6890
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