Wondering what your vocation in life is? Want a deeper glimpse into our daily monastic life? Wanting to discern if there might be a connection between the inklings of your heart and our monastic life? We hope this blog helps you in your vocational discernment.
An Individual's Vocation and the Callings of Other people
The unfolding of our vocation occurs amid intimate relatedness not only with God but also with others. Vocation develops within a communal setting. While the Lord calls each of us to a specific self-identity, a lifestyle and a mission, God is also calling every person who influences our spiritual journey to his/her own vocational who, how and what. Many of those vocations interconnect and converge upon one another, forming an unbelievably complex network:
The life and death of every one of us influences someone else (Rom 14:7) Called by God by Frances Kelly Nemeck and Marie Theresa Coombs