The Office of Vocations asks that every parish make a wholehearted effort to intercede for more priestly and religious vocations.
1. The Vocation Prayer Apostolate
This program enlists the prayerful support of the sick and homebound, asking them to offer up their prayer and suffering for Vocations.
[Learn more about the Vocation Prayer Apostolate and request materials]
2. Vocation Prayer Groups
Consider forming a group in your parish to regularly pray for vocations. This could include Holy Hour for Vocations, Rosary for Vocations, Stations of the Cross for Vocations, and other methods of prayer.
3. The Invisible Monastery
Along with others around the world, pledge to pray for vocations at www.invisiblemonastery.com. You can choose how and when you will pray. Just be sure to click on the Archdiocese of New York in the drop-down menu.
4. Prayers of the Faithful
Prayers for Vocations should be a regular part of Masses in the archdiocese.