"Go, sell what you have and give to the poor, then come and follow me!" Mt. 19:21

"Go, sell what you have and give to the poor, then come and follow me!" Mt. 19:21

Sunday, June 3, 2012

2012 High School Boys Dominican Vocation Event for Ohio


2012 High School Boys Dominican Vocation Day
with Student Brothers from the Dominican House of Studies in Washington DC
St. Patrick Church, Columbus OH
12Noon - 5PM on July 8, 2012
This will be an excellent opportunity for high school boys to meet and talk with Dominican student brothers and priests about a Dominican vocation.  Fr. Benedict Croell OP, the Director of Vocations for the Province of St. Joseph will also be present for the day. All High School boys are welcome.
*Required PERMISSION SLIP & FLIER (click here)
permission slip deadline: July 6
12:00 – Sunday Mass 
1:00 – Lunch 
2:00 – Intros in parish center
Director of Youth Ministry, St. Patrick's Church - Mr. Dan DeMatte 
2:30 – “Vocations to Happiness” with Bro. Peter Martyr OP
~ A talk on happiness as the root of all vocations, followed by a 15-20 minute Q&A 
3:15 – “Preaching for the Salvation of Souls” with Bro. Joseph-Anthony OP
~ A talk on the Dominican vocation and preaching for the salvation of souls, followed a 15-20 minute Q&A 
4:00 – Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Vespers (evening prayer) & Benediction
5:00 – Departure before dinner
*REQUIRED permission slip - print out, sign and send to:
Mr. Dan DeMatte
Director of Youth Ministry - St. Patrick Church 
280 North Grant Avenue Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 224-9522
(permission slip deadline: July 6)
*or contact:
202-642-3597
Don't miss also the Dominican Rite Mass
at St. Patrick's on August 4, 2012 in Honor of St. Dominic

Associate Pastor, Fr. Tom Blau OP at St. Patrick's Church
Friars during recent pilgrimage in Washington DC