Archdiocese for the Military Services

A Surprising Number of Vocations Via the Military

THE WALL STREET  JOURNAL, August 18, 2017 The largest group of young men who are taking their vows as priests are prior-service military. Aug. 17, 2017 I read Matthew Hennessey’s “The Priesthood Is a Heroic Vocation” (Houses of Worship, Aug. 11) as I was getting ready for a road march... read more

Bishops Struggle to Balance Needs of Parish and Country

By Chaz Muth, Catholic News Service, July 1, 2016 Providence Bishop Thomas J. Tobin took notice of the charismatic young Polish immigrant who seemed to excite young Catholics at his parish while endearing himself to the older parishioners.  Father Willenberg was given the honor of serving as... read more