Vocations

The diocese offers summer programs for young men and women discerning a religious vocation. Summer programs are held for young men and women in July at DeSales University. The programs provide youth in grades 9 through college the opportunity to reflect on a religious vocation. For further information, go to the diocesan website www.allentowndiocese.org or call the Office of Vocations at 610-437-0755.

Aspirancy Program for Priestly Discernment

This program is for high school or post high school aged men seeking more information about the priesthood and to help them discover their particular vocation. The program includes a commitment to personal prayer and retreat opportunities, discussions and spiritual direction. With this honest and in-depth look at the life and identity of a Priest, men will gain knowledge to assist their discernment.