I was born and raised in joliet, il, the youngest of three sons to tod and janet masters what is interesting about my story is that i was not raised catholic my dad was raised in the united church of christ and my mother was raised as a baptist. Fr joshua waltz, vocation director and priest of the roman catholic diocese of bismarck, nd, shares the story of how his heart converted to jesus christ, who ultimately called him to be a catholic priest.
The thing is, every single human person has a vocation god has a beautiful plan for each of us, and he calls us all to be disciples we become our best, and give our best to god and others, when we follow god's call.
The vocation story of deacon james boric in 2006, over the span of just five months, deacon james boric went from being a non-practicing catholic to a seminarian for the archdiocese of baltimore his is a story of overnight conversion, of near-miraculous signs, and the enduring power of friendship. Vocation story: edmundite father david cray cori urban vermont 0 comments december 11, 2017 as a priest, father david cray for years did not live and minister in the new england culture into which he was born and in which he lived before entering the society of st edmund during college.
A short video of my vocation story, and my transition from a commercial pilot to a seminarian studying for the priesthood. When one finds that vocation, one feels “at home” because it seems like that is where one is meant to be background preparations vocation stories seem to focus on the singular moments of one’s spiritual life.
Every vocation story is unique and full of wisdom, prayer pro-tips, and “a-ha” moments so whether you’re discerning a call to religious life or seeking information on how to discover your vocation, we pray each of these stories will provide you with inspiration for your journey.