Presbyteral Ordination
May 19, 2018
We are pleased to announce Cardinal Seán’s appointments of the priests who were ordained on May 19, 2018 for the Archdiocese of Boston at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica - Mission Church in Boston.
St. Andrew Dinner
May 24, 2018
The Vocation Office invites you to join us for an evening of prayer, food, and conversation. Following Evening Prayer and dinner, you and your parents, youth ministers, priests, and chaperones will be welcomed to a casual discussion about vocations, prayer, and the call to holiness that God places on each of our hearts. 
Homeschooler Vocation Day
June 8, 2018
Join us for a joy-filled day to celebrate Mass, hear vocation talks and play games on the seminary grounds. Sponsored by the Boston Vocation Office, the Homeschooling Office and Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary.
Boston Seminarian Summer Retreat
June 18, 2018
Each summer the Vocation Office sponsors a retreat for the Boston Seminarians which provides an excellent opportunity for all our seminarians to come together for time away from their summer pastoral assignments for fraternity, fun, and prayer.
Quo Vadis Retreat
July 26, 2018
Quo Vadis Retreat is a four day overnight retreat for young Catholic men in High School, ages 13-17, to deepen their Faith, learn more about all vocations, and better discern God's call in their lives.
St. Andrew Dinners
October 15, 2018
Dates and Locations will be announced in the early Fall of 2018.   The Vocation Office invites high school age young men to join us for evenings of prayer, food, and conversation.
Omnes Gentes
November 4, 2018
The Omnes Gentes Vocation Talks are talks given by seminarians at colleges, universities and parishes about their own experience of discernment, vocation, and seminary life. 
Annual Discernment Retreat for men 18-30
February 22, 2019
This retreat is for men ages 18-30 who are open to and interested in the vocation of the diocesan priesthood and includes times of prayer, reflection, conferences, witness talks, quiet and socializing with other men considering the priestly vocation.
Annual Discernment Retreat for men 30+
February 22, 2019
This retreat runs from Friday morning until Saturday afternoon.  It includes times of prayer, reflection, conferences, witness talks, attending classes, quiet, and socializing with other men considering or open to a vocation to the priesthood.
Presbyteral Ordination
May 18, 2019
The Priestly Ordination Class of 2019 is expected to be the largest in over 20 years, where it is anticipated that our 14 transitional deacons to each be ordained to the Priesthood for service in the Archdiocese of Boston.
Transitional Diaconate Ordination
June 1, 2019
In the beginning of their final year, Seminarians are ordained to be Transitional Deacons, and finish their seminary formation serving on weekends at our local parishes.