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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

Summer and Fall, 2018

First Friday Holy Hour and Gathering for Discerners
Friday, October 5th - Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Portland ME.
Begins at 5:30pm and concludes at 8:30pm.  Please call the Vocations Office for information about carpooling.

Men's Discernment Retreat
October 26, 27, 28 - Franciscan Guest House, Kennebunk ME.
Weekend open to men over 18.
Register Here 

High School Discerners Advent Retreat
December 14, 15, 16 - Franciscan Guest House, Kennebunk ME
Weekend open to high school aged discerners from around the state.
Registration begins in October.

Discerner's Christmas Gathering with Bishop Deeley
Friday, December 21 - Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Portland ME
Evening of celebration for all those discerning the priesthood in our diocese.
Registration begins in October.

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