Discernment Sessions

Please note:

  • Serious Inquirers should plan to attend all sessions.
  • No preregistration is required for these sessions.
  • All sessions will begin at 2:00 pm and end by 4:00 pm
  • Please contact the Office of Deacon Formation for additional information.
  • Parish addresses may be found at the Archdiocesan Website: www.archindy.org/parishes
  • Do not contact the host parishes for additional information.

  • September 23, 2012
    • St. Lawrence, Indianapolis
    • Topic: The Diaconate as Vocation/Qualifications/Process
  • October 14, 2012
    • Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany
    • Topic: The Diaconate in Archdiocese of Indianapolis /Discernment
    • Assign: Spiritual Autobiography
  • November 11, 2012
    • St. Andrew, Richmond
    • Topic: Uniqueness of vocation, family and ministry
  • December 16, 2012
    • St. Patrick, Terre Haute
    • Topic: Intellectual Dimension
    • Collect: Spiritual Autobiography Due
  • January 13, 2013
    • St. Barnabas, Indianapolis
    • Topic: Spiritual Dimension
    • Assign: Distribution of Application Materials
  • February 10, 2013
    • Holy Angels, Indianapolis
    • Topic: Pastoral Dimension
  • March 10, 2013
    • St. Joseph, Jennings Co.
    • Topic: Human Dimension
    • Collect: Application Materials Due
  • May 2013
    • Site and Date to be determined.
    • Gathering of those chosen for the third class of aspirants and their wives.

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