For Vocation Directors

Find videos for both men and women considering religious vocations. The videos provide a wealth of information about everything from the discernment process…to the steps involved in becoming a priest…to introductions to different types of religious orders…and much more.

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Vocations Videos for Women

Vocations Videos for Men


Top Ten Friar Questions  (9:39)

Humorous, informal, late-night-talk-show-esque ‘top ten’ list compiled by a young Franciscan.  In his video, he fields the ten questions about being a Franciscan that he’s most often asked by laypeople; his answers are detailed, conversational and down-to-earth.

A Vocation Story from CMSWR  (1:19)

A brief and lovely music video and slideshow featuring the work and prayer lives of sisters and nuns from various orders.  Video is produced by the Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious.

Follow Me:  Journeys to Priesthood  (13:00)

Features interviews with various priests and seminarians of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, CA speaking about their vocational journeys and also provides a glimpse into their recreational activities (e.g., one of the interviewees is a triathlete).

Vocation Story - Sister Benedicta  (3:01)

A young member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration relates her vocation story, which began while she was a student at an elite university.  Focuses on prayer as having been key to her vocational development.

Being with Those Guys...  (2:35)

The Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, S.J. (now the president of Creighton University) talks about a pivotal moment on his vocations journey during his undergraduate years.

SPARK: Built by Serrans for Vocation Directors.
A service of Serra International, United States Council, in collaboration with the NCDVD.