Vianney Visit - 11/19/2015
The Vianney Visit is a chance for young men (high school sophomores through college; ages 16-22) to see what life at a College Seminary is all about. During your visit, you'll attend classes at the University of St. Thomas. The visit starts on Thursday evening, November 19, 2015 and includes Mass, daily prayer and hanging out with our current seminarians through Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 11 a.m. when it ends.

Vianney Visits are free, but space is limited. Register today by calling the Vocation Office at 651-962-6890.

Vianney Visits are held at Saint John Vianney Seminary, located on the campus of the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN.

Please bring a sleeping bag and pillow.

If you have questions, contact Mary at 651-962-6825.

Click here for registration and more information

Retreat for Men Interested in Priesthood - 12/18/2015
Are you looking for a time to set aside and really look into whether Jesus is calling you to be a Catholic Priest?

You are invited to spend time at the beautiful Kings House in Buffalo for a weekend retreat hosted by the Archdiocesan Bishops and Vocations Offices.

Daughters of St. Paul Vocation Retreat - 11/27/2015
Two upcoming retreats! Single women 18 - 35.

November 27 - 29 in Alexandria, Virginia

Learn more:

To register for Toronto: Contact Sr. Helena at 416.781.9131 or

To register for Alexandria, contact Sr. Margaret Michael at 703.549.1323 or

Sisters of Mary, Morning Star Come and See Weekend - 11/27/2015
Do you have questions about your vocation? Would you like a strong human and spiritual formation? To deepen your experience of prayer? Are you wondering if God is calling you?

Sister of Mary, Morning Star Come and See Weekends:
November 27 - 29
January 29 - 31
May 20 - 22

Contact: Sr. Aude at or 507.530.5513

Dominican Sisters of Mary Mother of the Eucharist, Ann Arbor, Michigan - 2/27/2016
Discernment Retreats

February 27 - 28, 2016
April 9 -10, 2016
October 29 - 30, 2016
February 11 - 12, 2017


Seminary applications are being accepted - 8/1/2015
If you have been discerning the priesthood and would like help with your next step, please contact Father David Blume. 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 Blume can be reached at or 651.962.6890.

Team Vianney - 10/1/2015
TEAM VIANNEY introduces four big nights for 2015-2016

December 3, 2015
February 4, 2016
April 7, 2016

Team Vianney is a Catholic movement of college men and senior high school men (9th thru 12th grade) in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis at the Saint John Vianney College Seminary (UST, St. Paul campus). It takes courage to follow Jesus. Dedication. Leadership. Vocation. If you've got what it takes, come to Saint John Vianney College Seminary, beginning at 5:00 p.m. for supper with college seminarians, a dynamic talk on our Catholic faith, and participate in an energetic Mass with seminarians and university students.

Contact the SJV office at 651-962-6825 or with any questions.
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Discernment Retreats with the Handmaids with the Heart of Jesus - 10/1/2015
I know well the plans I have in mind for you says the Lord.

January 8 - 10, 2016
March 18 - 20, 2016

For more information contact

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