Forms related to Discernment and Ordination
Click on the tab “Docs, Forms” to see a list of documents and forms related to the process of discernment about ordination. If the text in a cell is underlined, you can click to open that document. If the text is not underlined, the document is not yet linked. Click here to open this chart in a separate window. Some documents are in pdf format. Most will open in a Google Docs viewer; from the Google Docs viewer, click “File” and “Download…
Diaconate Postulancy Documents
Diaconate Postulancy Overview & Packet
Priesthood Postulancy Documents
Priesthood Postulancy Overview & Packet
The Ordination Process
If you feel called to the ministerial priesthood or the vocational diaconate, your first step should be to speak to your parish Rector. She or he will help guide you through the process and provide the information you need regarding diocesan rules and practices. For more complete information, download and read the Ordination Process Handbook
Application for Postulancy for the Diaconate
Download the Application for Postulancy for the Diaconate here.
Application for Postulancy for the Priesthood
Download the Application for Postulancy for the Priesthood here.