The Institute for Diaconal Studies (IDS) invites all men who feel the gentle nudge of the Holy Spirit to attend an "Exploring the Diaconate” session. It is a time to pray, discuss and learn more about the discernment process and the formation program that aspirants and candidates pursue.
Please join us, with your wives, if married, as we explore the potential of a vocation, engage in dialogue and pray in search of the next step. All are welcome to attend any of the sessions. No registration required.
Vicariate I: March 20, St. Paul the Apostle, Gurnee, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Lower level of the church; call 847.918.0600
Vicariate V: March 13, St. Damian, Oak Forest, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Pastoral Center; call 708.687.1370
Who: All interested men, and their wives, if married
Facilitator: Deacon Bob Puhala, Director, Institute for Diaconal Studies, University of Saint Mary of the Lake
Information: Please contact Deacon Jerry Nora, 847.837.4548 or visit us at www.usml.edu