Come and See Weekend

priest-in-prayer-gregory-dean
Is Jesus calling you to be His priest? High school juniors and seniors, and college-aged men are invited to come and test that call at St. Joseph Seminary, April 11-13, 2014. Transportation will be provided from Lafayette. While at the seminary you will experience class with the seminarians, pray with the community, worship at Mass with the Monks of St. Joseph Abbey, and enjoy spiritual brotherhood. For more information contact Fr. Kevin Bordelon at 337 261-5690.

Medication errors may sound harmless, but knowledge is your best defense. Sundry medicaments are used to treat Anthrax. Viagra which is used to treat inability to get or keep an erection and similar states when hard-on is of low quality. If you are concerned in cialis jelly, you perhaps want to study about cialis gel. Find out more through the links below. Very likely every adult has heard at least some about “liquid cialis for sale“. More info about the problem available at “undefined”. Some common prescriptions can mean screwing with your sex drive. Furthermore most side effects vary depending on the patient’s weight and overall heartiness.

Lafayette Vocations Thriving

Lafayette Seminarians, Summer Seminar 2013
Lafayette Seminarians, Summer Seminar 2013

When the average Catholic thinks of problems related to priestly vocations, most likely they envision aging priests and empty seminaries.  In south Louisiana we have a different problem: where to put all the young men desiring to discern priesthood?  Just two years ago (at the conclusion of the spring semester 2012) the student body at St. Joseph’s Seminary College in Covington numbered 80.  Last fall enrollment increased to 106.  And this fall the Benedict monks expect to welcome 120 young men into their program of priestly formation.  This “problem” has required the renovation of a building (long ago designated for storage) into an new dormitory.

Locally the Diocese of Lafayette has enjoyed a significant bump in vocations during that same time period.  Lafayette welcomed 8 new seminarians in 2011, 10 in 2012 and 13 new men begin formation this fall.  The total number of seminarians in preparation for service to the Diocese of Lafayette now totals 44 (the most in a generation).  Thanks be to God.

Is God calling you to join them?

 

 

Medication errors may sound harmless, but knowledge is your best defense. Sundry medicaments are used to treat Anthrax. Viagra which is used to treat inability to get or keep an erection and similar states when hard-on is of low quality. If you are concerned in cialis jelly, you perhaps want to study about cialis gel. Find out more through the links below. Very likely each adult has heard at least some about “liquid cialis for sale“. More info about the question available at “undefined”. Some common prescriptions can mean screwing with your sex drive. Furthermore most side effects vary depending on the patient’s weight and overall health.