Men's Discernment Opportunities

Jeremiah 1:7 (High School Men's Group)

For men in High School considering the priesthood.  Meetings take place monthly typically on Mondays.  Lead by Fr. John Linden in Lansing, Fr. Todd Koenigsknecht in Fenton and Fr. Peter Lawrence in Jackson. Each event is free and ends with a dinner.  Click here for more information.

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The Foundation (College Age Men's Group)

For college age men 18 and older. Meetings take place monthly on a Saturday. Lead by Fr. John Linden in Lansing and Fr. Tony Smela in Ann Arbor.  Each event is free and ends with a dinner.  Click here for more information.

Bishop's Annual Priesthood Discernment Dinner

Opportunity to meet Bishop Boyea and current seminarians to learn more about seminary in a relaxed atmosphere. Sunday August 19, 2018 from 3-6pm at St. Francis Retreat Center in DeWitt. Please click here for more details. Followed by optional overnight retreat.  Men under the age of 18 require permission forms.

Seminary Visits

If you thinking about seminary please keep in mind that there are scheduled visits in November and February to St. John Vianney Seminary on the campus of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota and January or February for Sacred Heart Major in Detroit.  If you are interested and would like more information please contact Fr. John Linden's office.