John Vianney claimed: “Everything good that I have done, I owe to him.”
This father and son duo are priests together, and the son's role at his father's ordination made it that much more special.
Francis notes Friday's intention that priests will be holy and ministers of the joy of the Gospel.
Peyton and Connor Plessala credit the support of their family for their clerical vocations.
Dioceses supported by Catholic Extension hope to keep ordinations on track as ordinations have had to be scaled down.
This is more than a story: this is the reality of my life, and my calling to the Dominican Order and the priesthood of Jesus Christ.
Like living in a firehouse, says one priest, who describes "getting the call, rushing out, and coming back."
This new initiative started in April and offers your local priest some much-needed support!
The faithful miss Mass, but priests are suffering too. They miss their people. Fathers, these saints are for you.
Answering his calling, this priest puts the spritual care of others above his own life.