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.


2018-2019 Priesthood Discernment Meetings:


July & August ~ Summer Break!!

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Wednesday, June 12, 2019


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