Exploring Websites and Music
¬ Highlight/star the ones from the “Sites to Surf” that are mentioned by participants. Add addresses of those not on the list. Write down name of musicians and song titles that are helpful.
You Tube Videos
¬ Do a search for videos that highlight 3 different vocations: priest, lay ecclesial minister, woman religious, brother, deacon. What did you hear?
¬ Review one or two of CNN Heroes, (few minutes clip) and discuss how that person felt called to a particular form of service. What keeps them motivated? What personal gift or charisma does s/he have in order to make a difference?
¬ Which person won Hero of the Year award for December 2009?
¬ Find a Facebook page or blog for a woman religious, priest, deacon, brother, lay ecclesial minister and for Catholic singles and married couples. What did you learn?
Sites to Surf
|America (Jesuit publication)||http://www.americamagazine.org|
|St. Anthony (American Catholic)||http://www.americancatholic.org|
|Busted Halo (Paulist)||http://www.bustedhalo.com|
|Catechism of the Catholic Church||http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc.htm|
|Catholic Information Center||http://www.catholic.net|
|Catholics on Call||http://www.catholicsoncall.org|
|Catholic Resources (Directories, etc.)||http://www.catholic-church.org/cid|
|Daily Reflections & Prayer||onlineministries.creighton.edu/CollaborativeMinistry/daily.html|
|Giving Voice (Reflections by younger women religious)||http://www.giving-voice.org|
|Good Ground Press||http://www.goodgroundpress.com|
|Latino Hispanic Catholics (Vocation Guide and OYE)||http://www.vocacioncatolica.com|
|Liturgical Readings (any year plus great links)||http://www.easterbrooks.com/personal/calendar|
|Liturgy of the Hours||http://www.universalis.com|
|Mass Times Everywhere||http://www.masstimes.org/dotNet/Default.aspx|
|My Catholic Voice||http://www.mycatholicvoice.com|
|National Coalition for Church Vocations||http://www.nccv-vocations.org|
|National Conference for Diocesan Vocation Directors||http://www.ncdvd.org|
|National Religious Vocation Conference||http://www.nrvc.net|
|Pray as you go (daily prayer for your mp3 player)||http://www.pray-as-you-go.org|
|Prepare the Word||http://www.PrepareTheWord.com|
|Priests of the Sacred Heart||http://www.scjvocation.org|
|Prepare for Sunday Mass||http://www.liturgy.slu.edu|
|Religious Orders and Articles||http://www.visionguide.info|
|U.S. Catholic Publication||http://www.uscatholic.org|
|U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops||http://www.usccb.org|
|Vocation Match (TrueQuest)||http://www.vocationmatch.com|
|Vocations and Prayer (Rogationist publication)||http://www.vocationsandprayer.org|
|World Library Publications||http://www.wlp.com|