Upcoming Vocation Events


We offer year-round events to support those men in our diocese actively discerning a call to the priesthood.

Below you will find upcoming discernment nights, Diocesan-wide events, and special engagements we feel are beneficial to those discerning. You may also subscribe to our newsletter at the right to stay up to date with new events and important information from the Vocations Director.


2017-2018 Priesthood Discernment Meetings:


July & August ~ Summer Break!!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – CANCELLED

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, June 13, 2018


Priesthood Discernment Meetings are held in the Diocese of Orange Pastoral Center on Christ Cathedral campus. Meeting start time is 6:00pm.


On Priesthood:

“Evangelization is done on one’s knees, as one of you said to me the other day. Always be men and women of prayer!”

Pope Francis

Contact Information

Vocations Office
Diocese of Orange Pastoral Center
13280 Chapman Avenue
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 282-3033 | Email