Who Will Fill These Shoes
Free event for young men in the Archdiocese of Chicago, ages 13 to 20
April 29, 2017
Saint Joseph College Seminary
at Loyola University Chicago
9:00am Arrival and Registration at Madonna della Strada Chape at Loyola University
9:30am Welcome Remarks: It’s Possible to Hear God Call
10:15am Mass with Cardinal Blase Cupich
11:30 Lunch at the Sr. Jean Ballroom--Damen Student Center/ Loyola University.
12:00-1:00pm They Said “Yes”!
Hear from college seminarians about why they came to Saint Joseph and how they knew it was for them.
1:15-2:15pm Breakout Sessions: (Guests will go to both)
- Breakout Session #1: How to Support Your Son. Parents and seminarians talk openly about making a decision to discern priesthood and how it involves the whole family.
- Breakout Session #2: A Look at Saint Joe’s. See what our college seminary is really like. Learn about the college seminary program and experience it for yourself.
2:15pm Closing Remarks & Next Steps
2:30pm Optional Tours of the Loyola Campus
"Who Will These Shoes"
For those 17 and under, please let us know who will be attending the event with you--either one or both of your parents, a guardian and/or your parish priest. If you are not coming with an adult, we need to receive a Permission Slip from one of your parents (or your guardian) before you are registered for the event.
To receive a Permission Slip, please click here: PARENTAL PERMISSION SLIP.
Peace email a signed copy to the Vocation Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those over 17, if you would like to bring someone with (although it's not necessary), please let us know so that we can include them in the event.
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