Come, O Merciful God, that I may ardently desire, prudently examine, truthfully acknowledge, and perfectly accomplish what is pleasing to Thee for the praise and glory of Thy name. Amen - Prayer of Saint Thomas Aquinas
“What will you do with your life? What are your plans? Have you ever thought of committing your existence totally to Christ? Do you think that there can be anything greater than to bring Jesus to people and people to Jesus?” -Blessed John Paul II
“Dear young people: Do not be afraid of Christ. He takes nothing away, and He gives you everything. When we give ourselves to Him, we receive a hundredfold in return.” -Pope Benedict XVI
Is God tugging at your heart, asking you to discern your vocation? Take a moment, say a prayer, and glance at some of the vocation material here. We have discernment material, event calendars, and community information. May the Lord bless your discernment of where He is calling you!
There are men's and women's discernment groups on campus. Please see our vocations events page for more information.
Directory of Communities
Vision Info Community Directory offers an extensive list and contact information for all communities in the US that can be found here.
Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis
This is a great resource for general vocation information as well as specifically discerning a call to serve in the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis. Find this information here.
Have you seen seminarians walking around campus and want to know more? We are privileged to have a major and a minor seminary on the campus of Saint Thomas.
St. John Vianney College Seminary
St. Paul School of Divinity
Click here for events.