Vocations Diary and Events

Vocations Diary and Events

Welcome - here we will list or link to regular and special events both in Portsmouth Diocese and further afield.

2011/2012

Click here for the Portsmouth Diocese Events and Courses calendar


Here are some of the activities and support with special relation to Vocations.

Baptism

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)  is the process given to us by the Church to initiate adults and older children into Christianity as it is lived in the Roman Catholic tradition... more  » 


Live a Christian Life


Stewardship- a way of looking at the world through the eyes of a disciple of Jesus Christ. At its heart is the recognition that all we have and are is gift from God ... more  »

Adult Formation & Catechesis
While each parish or pastoral area may organise their own way of preparing for and celebrating Sacramental initiation and offer other courses, the Diocese also provides ongoing support for the important work of catechesis and adult faith formation...more »

Marriage & Family Life



If you are looking to get married, the normal start point for marriage is you local parish priest - click here for the directory of parishes.

If you are already married apart from your local parish additional support is available - click here for more

Significant Anniversaries Mass - held annually in Portsmouth Cathedral each Spring.

Priesthood


The Come Follow Me website is the best place to start

Permanent Diaconate


The Come Follow Me website is the best place to start

Consecrated Life


The Come Follow Me website is the best place to start

Single Life


The Come Follow Me website is the best place to start

Lay service


The Come Follow Me website is the best place to start

Return to the Church


KIT (Keeping in Touch) for Catholics is a here to reach out to, welcome and keep in touch with all local Catholics, whether or not they go to church ... more  »

Also the RCIA programme has been the way some Catholics have found their way back.