Vocations Discernment Article

Vocation discernment by Fr. Kevin Walsh, Mepkin’s Vocation Director

The attentive ear, receptive heart and open mind of a believer are essential to discover that God is calling someone to a particular path or vocation.  God calls each of us by name in baptism.  Each of us has a share in building up the church – weak and frail as our church may be […]

Recognizing a Vocations Call

Recognizing a Vocations Call

Recognizing a Call A close friend once told me that her vocation to vowed religious life was like an itch that wouldn’t go away until she scratched it. Interestingly, I would never describe my call in that way. And I believe it’s important for us to appreciate that each experience of being called by God […]

Mepkin Lecture

When we think about God’s call in our lives

As Mepkin has been featured in an article in the New York Times recently and even more recently been contacted by a film company interested in doing a brief video on our life, a number of thoughts have been stirred up as to how people think about vocation or a call from God in contemporary […]