Religious Life Vocation Opportunities

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

Blessed Sacrament Monastery – To Praise, To Love, To Adore. For those who do not. E-mail (914)722-1657

Brothers and Priests of the Society of St. Paul – Spreading the Good News and Church teaching through every means of modern social communication. E-mail (718)865-8844

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 Divine Charity - We strive to become a source of hope, a credible, visible sign of God’s goodness through: education, parish ministry, and residences for young women and the elderly. 330-867-4960

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

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

Monastery of the Visitation of Holy Mary, Monte Maria – A cloistered, contemplative community giving witness to the Joy of belonging to God. (804) 749-4885

Pallottine Fathers and Brothers - Working in partnership with laity to further the Church’s mission. 414-258-0653 ext. 155

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

Saint Jane de Chantal Gallery Community (Sisters of the Order of the Visitation of Holy Mary) – New Community hosted at Georgetown Visitation Monastery, Washington, DC! We invite you to pray, share, and experience our monastic life in a spirit of joy and simplicity.

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

St. Andrew Abbey - Following the tradition of St. Benedict, committed to a life of prayer and work. 216-721-5300

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

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.