VOCATION EVENTS

VOCATION
EVENTS

Join other men in discernment at one of our vocation events.

December Men’s Discernment Mass with Cardinal Gregory and Dinner

Saint John Paul II National Shrine 3900 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC, United States

College-age men (18 to 40s), who are interested in the priesthood, are invited to register for the special event. Parking is available. Register here.

Ordination Mass

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception 400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC, United States

All are welcome—no need to register.

Ride for Vocations 2023

Sacred Heart Catholic Church 205 St. Marys Avenue, La Plata, MD, United States

Each year, a group of priests, seminarians, and laypeople from across The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington participate in a distance ride as a way to promote vocations through prayer, sacrifice, and raising financial support. The Ride for Vocations Team invites cyclists of all experience levels to join us for our Fall Century. On Saturday, […]

2023 PVR Workshop

Saint John Paul II Seminary 145 Taylor Street NE, DC, WA, United States

Parish Vocation Representatives of the Archdiocese of Washington are invited to register for the PVR Workshop on Saturday, October 14, 2023. The workshop is a great opportunity to meet other PVRs and share ideas; learn about activities for you to implement in your parish; and pick up your parish's new vocations posters and other materials! […]

Quo Vadis Fall Excursion and Paintball

St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church 43972 St. John's Road +1 more

High-school age young men from the Archdiocese of Washington are invited to register for the Quo Vadis Excursion and Paintball on Sunday, October 15, 2023. The day will include Mass at 9:00 a.m. at St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church in Hollywood, Maryland, followed by lunch and paintball at Southern Maryland Paintball in Newburg, Maryland. […]

$30.00

Quo Vadis Come and See Retreat

Saint John Paul II Seminary 145 Taylor Street NE, DC, WA, United States

Are you a Junior or Senior (ages 15 to 18) in high school in the Archdiocese of Washington who would like to learn more about the priesthood and seminary life? If so, please consider registering for our annual Quo Vadis Come and See Retreat, Friday, November 3, to Sunday, November 5, 2023. The Retreat is […]

Men’s Discernment Mass with Cardinal Gregory and Dinner

Saint John Paul II National Shrine 3900 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC, United States

Are you interested in learning more about the priesthood? Join Cardinal Gregory, priests, and seminarians for a Men's Discernment Mass and Dinner on Sunday, November 19, 2023, at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine. Mass begins at 4:30 p.m., followed by dinner.  The Shrine is located at 3900 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC. On-site […]

2023 Quo Vadis Event at St. Joseph

Piscataway Park 3400 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek, MD, United States

High-school age young men are invited to a Quo Vadis Event on Sunday, December 10, at St. Joseph's in Largo, Maryland. The event will take place from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. and will include Eucharistic Adoration, a reflection on the virtue of justice, plus sports and pizza. Registration is required.

2024 Lenten Vocations Tree Project

With the permission of their pastors, Parish Vocation Representatives of the Archdiocese of Washington are invited to participate in the 2024 Lenten Vocations Tree Project. Please use this form to order your supply of seminarian cards. So that you will receive your cards prior to Ash Wednesday, please complete this form no later than Thursday, […]

2024 Men’s Discernment Retreat

Saint John Paul II National Shrine 3900 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC, United States +1 more

Men between the ages of 18 to 40s are invited to join us for a Men's Discernment Retreat, February 9 to 11, 2024. The weekend includes prayer, talks, Mass, and time for quiet reflection. You will have an opportunity to discuss the priesthood with seminarians, priests, and other men who are considering a priestly vocation. […]

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