Holy Orders and Consecrated Life
St. Josaphat Parish is blessed to have Fr. Francis Bitterman, the former Vocations Director for the Archdiocese of Chicago as our Pastor. If you feel called to serve God and the Church through Ordination to the Priesthood or the Consecrated Life you can find more information below.
Chicago Priest is the website for discernment of the diocesan priesthood for the Archdiocese of Chicago.
The Archdiocese of Chicago sends its' seminarians to Mundelein Seminary at University of St. Mary of the Lake. If you would like more information about the Seminary pease visit:
The Archdiocese of Chicago has many opportunities to learn about the Priesthood. Please consider the following:
The Chicago Area Vocation Association has a multitude of options for Religious Houses and Orders.
One sister can change the world! Check out Imagine Sisters for more information on joining the Women Religious and becoming a Religious Sister or Nun.
Check out upcoming Discernment Events at Little Sisters of the Poor.