Posts Tagged ‘World Day of Prayer for Vocations’

Lord, Send Us More Laborers for the Harvest

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

This Fourth Sunday of Easter is the 52nd World Day of Prayer for Vocations, in which we pray that the Lord send more laborers for his harvest (cf. Matthew 9:38, Luke 10:2) and we pray also for the priests and consecrated religious who have ministered to us throughout our lives. With prayers offered up to […] [Read more]

Jubilee Mass for Priests and World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

Today, the Church observes the World Day of Prayer for Vocations, a reminder for us to pray for our future and current priests and consecrated religious, that God will bless and guide them. On Tuesday, May 13, I will celebrate a Mass at the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center to honor 23 priests of the Church of […] [Read more]

Jubilee Religious: Milestones of Faith and Service

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Today, the Archdiocese of Washington celebrates the World Day of Prayer for Vocations with a Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in downtown Washington, D.C., honoring 14 area women and men in consecrated life who are marking milestone anniversaries. These jubilarians come from many different backgrounds and represent numerous religious communities, and […] [Read more]