Young men explore vocations during diocesan Vocation Awareness Day
See video, photos from Vocations Awareness Day
CHARLOTTE — The Diocese of Charlotte hosted its seventh annual Vocation Awareness Day on Aug. 8 at St. Ann Church in Charlotte.
More than 50 high school and college-aged men attended the all-day event.
Father Christopher Gober, director of vocations for the diocese, led the day of reflection, recreation and prayer.
Bishop Peter J. Jugis celebrated Mass and also participated in the panel discussion made up of seven diocesan priests and 14 seminarians.
Hear some of the young men's thoughts about the day:
— Photos by SueAnn Howell; video produced by David Hains, Catholic News Herald
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FROM THE PASTORS
Read and listen to homilies posted regularly by pastors at parishes within the Diocese of Charlotte:
- Fr. Frank Cancro at Queen of the Apostles
- Fr. Patrick Earl at St. Peter in Charlotte
- Fr. John Eckert at St. John the Baptist in Tryon
- Fr. Timothy Reid at St. Ann in Charlotte
- Fr. Benjamin Roberts at Our Lady of Lourdes in Monroe
- Fr. Patrick Winslow at St. Thomas Aquinas in Charlotte
- Watch full Masses live and on demand, listen to homilies and reflections from Sacred Heart Church in Salisbury
- Listen to homilies from St. William Catholic Church in Murphy