“Bless our families, bless our children. Choose from our homes those who are needed for Thy work.”
I have lately mused about vocations. Last Sunday was the Day of Prayer for Vocations. What I mean by vocations, by the way, is vocations to the priesthood. Yes, yes… I think about religious life as well. When I think of vocations, it isn’t generic, including ever sort of possible vocation. For me: it means priesthood.
Every knows that the plural of anecdote is “data”. Thus, I am gathering “data” that applications to seminaries are down. I would appreciate notes from Vocation Directors which I would keep entirely under wraps!
They will up, a few years ago. They seem to be going