The National Office for Vocation
Brother Alois meets Pope Francis in Rome
On 28 November Brother Alois, the Prior of Taizé, met with Pope Francis in a private audience. As far as we knew, the Pope had no contact with Taizé beforehand, but early on in their meeting, he said to Brother Alois, “You do such good work for young people, and for Christian unity. I know students in Argentina who have visited Taizé.” Read more about... Some News from Taizé
A number of discernment groups are taking place throughout the country this autumn, which help people reflect and listen to what vocation God is calling them to. To find out whether there is a group taking place in your diocese, please visit our directory of discernment groups. Read more about... Discernment Groups
A new book edited by Fr Christopher Jamison, Director of the National Office for Vocation has just come out: The Disciples' Call. The book is a collection of essays written by a number of authors on the theology of vocation. They trace the development of vocation from scriptural, patristic roots through Thomism and the Reformation to engage with the modern vocational crisis. You can buy a copy from www.bloomsbury.com.
Read more about... New Book: The Disciples' Call