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“The spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring glad tidings to the poor, to proclaim liberty to captives, and recovery of sight to the blind…”

Lk 4:18

Upcoming Activities and Events

Fall 2019

Men's Fall Discernment Retreat (18+)
October 11-13 - Sky-Hy Conference Center, Topsham, ME
A weekend of prayer, community, and reflection for college-aged men who are serious about their faith and open to the call to the priesthood.
Priests from the area will be helping with talks and hearing confessions.
Online registration will begin soon.

College Men's Day of Recollection (18+)
November 3 - Newman Center, Orono, ME
A day of prayer and reflection for college-aged men who are serious about their faith and open to the call to the priesthood.
Online registration will begin soon

​​High School Discerner's Advent Retreat
December 12-14 - Franciscan Guest House, Kennebunk, ME
A weekend of prayer and community for Catholic high school students seeking to follow the voice of Christ.
Online registration will begin soon

High School Discerner's Advent Retreat
December 12-14 - Franciscan Guest House, Kennebunk, ME
A weekend of prayer and community for Catholic high school students seeking to follow the voice of Christ.
Online registration will begin soon

Annual Vocations Christmas Gathering
December 20 - Cathedral residence, Portland, ME
Mass with Bishop Deeley, seminarians, and area priests, followed by a Christmas dinner and rousing game of Christmas trivia.  For all Catholic men discerning a vocation to the priesthood.
Online registration will begin soon

If you would like more information about discerning your vocation or would like to connect to others who are discerning, please contact the Vocation Director, Fr. Seamus Griesbach seamus.griesbach@portlanddiocese.org