Tag Archive | parish

Deacon Experiences

Deacon Experiences

It has been five months since my ordination as deacon and it has been a good experience.  It is a change being in seminary with classes and balancing time in the parish as well ministering as a deacon.  Finding time to write papers and homilies can be a challenge some weeks due to the demand […]

Three Months Full of Blessings!

Three Months Full of Blessings!

It has been three months since I started my pastoral internship year. The three months are full of blessings and surprises which help me grow personally, spiritually and professionally. It is a great blessing for me to be assigned to my intern parish where I am now. It is a parish in a small town […]

Pastoral Year has begun

Pastoral Year has begun

I have been doing my pastoral year for about two months and I have enjoyed it so far. The pastor is a young priest: intellectual, humble, holy, and passionate. I have been learning a lot from him. The life at the parish is full of surprises! The pastor and I definitely try to accomplish whatever […]

My pastoral year

My pastoral year

Pastoral year is a program of the diocese for all the seminarians who are usually in the second or third year in theology. Each and every seminarian of the diocese in theology level needs to be ready for the internship program. Pastoral year is equivalent to “on the job training” for the all students studying […]

Pastoral Year Mid Semester 2013

Pastoral Year Mid Semester 2013

My experience here at Blessed Sacrament has been one of joy and continued discernment towards priesthood.  I am learning more about my identity as priest and how do I fit within that role of “bring Christ to others.”  I have finally settled into my pastoral year by understanding the routine and life of the parish.  […]