Religious Life Vocation Opportunities

Augustinian Recollects - Our mission embraces a variety of apostolates, including parish ministry, Cursillos and retreats, which enrich those we serve through the living out of our charism “one mind and one heart intent upon God.” (973) 731-0616, ext. 17.

Assumption Abbey of Richardton, ND - Benedictine priests and brothers:  It's almost inevitable that a monk living a quiet life becomes a quiet man. Calm seeps into the soul and prayer becomes as regular as breathing. (701) 974-3315

Benedictine Sisters of Annunciation Monastery - "A Prayerful Presence on the Prairie since 1878" As women claiming our humanity, redeemed by Christ and empowered by the Spirit, we strive with others to respond to the challenges of the times and to further the mission of Jesus by prayer, lectio, and service. (701) 255-1520

Canossian Daughters of Charity - Canossian Sisters, Albuquerque, NM. Loving God in Jesus Crucified, sharing a common life and prayer, serving our neighbor in humility and charity. 505-873-2854. International:

Capuchin Franciscan Friars-Province of St. Augustine Capuchin Franciscan Friars live the Gospel in the spirit of Saint Francis of Assisi. Capuchin priests and brothers share a life of prayer and service to the poor, with a special focus on preaching the Gospel to outcasts, the sick and the young. 888-263-6227

Conception Abbey - Ministering in Christ-like service to all people through the Abbey Center for Prayer and Ministry, the Printery House and parishes, hospitals and convents. (660) 944-3100

Daughters of Wisdom - An international congregation of Catholic Women Religious committed to seeking wisdom and promoting justice. Bringing the message of Jesus, Incarnate Wisdom, to people experiencing injustice, violence, poverty and oppression, especially women and children. (631) 277-2660

Marist Fathers - A community of believers with one mind and one heart determined to fulfill Mary's desire to be through them a support for the Church today. (770) 458-1435

Marmion Benedictine Abbey - Benedictine Monastic life centered around educating the young and caring for the elderly. Be Strong. Be Courageous. Be a Monk! 630-966-7746

Mepkin Abbey - Focused on seeking and finding God in community where we “are of one heart and soul and everything is held in common” (Acts 4:32-33) 843-761-8509

Passionist Nuns of Erlanger, Kentucky - Consecrated to the Passion and Death of Jesus, the Passionist Nuns keep alive the memory of God’s redemptive love through prayer, poverty and community. They proclaim the hope that this greatest work of God’s love brings to a suffering world. 859-371-8568

Pauline Fathers Monastery, PA - The essences of a Pauline Life are contemplation of God in solitude, liturgical prayer, apostolic activity, and devotion to the Blessed Mother (Our Lady of Czestochowa). If interested contact Director of Vocations. Email:

Presentation Brothers - Our central mission is "forming Christ in the young". We do this in a variety of ways and that is reflected in the diversity of our ministries. Contact Br. Raphael Mario, 210-255-1412

Sisters of Bon Secours – God’s call to serve begins here. Our core values are centered on Jesus. Rooted in charity our lives are about compassion, acceptance, respect, listening, trust and service to humanity. (877)742-0277

Sisters of the Precious Blood of Dayton, Ohio - A vibrant community of over 175 years seeking a deeper understanding of God’s love through adoration, celebration, service and Eucharistic prayer. 937-837-3302

The Poor Clares of Montana - A community of Franciscan Contemplative sisters dedicated to prayer for you, your loved ones, and the whole world! 406-453-7891

Yankton Benedictines of Sacred Heart Monastery - “One heart rooted in Christ.” We welcome you in joining our monastic community as we follow the ancient but contemporary Rule of St. Benedict and as we give witness to our monastic heritage. Together we share these Charisms (values) as a call of praise to God! 605-668-6092

What does God want you to do with your life?

As Saint Pope John Paul II said, "Every life is a vocation, and every believer is invited to cooperate in building up the Church." Whether you're a young adult making educational choices, or an older individual looking for a new path, the organizations on this page can help you discover your personal mission.