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New diocesan formation program

As you know, dioceses face growing challenges in the formation of seminarians to the priesthood, namely that of fully formed candidates and sufficient resources. If better candidates and increased financial resources to train them interest you...

Labouré can help

The Facts

10,000

Number of people discerning a vocation to priesthood or religious life in the US each year

42%

Percentage of individuals impeded from pursuing their vocations due to outstanding student loans

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$75,000

Average student loan balance of a Labouré aspirant

274

Number of aspiring priests, sisters, and brothers helped into formation by Labouré since 2003

Labouré News

Labouré’s mission is to rescue Catholic religious vocations from the barrier of student loan debt. Will you join us in rescuing vocations?

Praise for Labouré

 
  • "Without the continued support and guidance of Labouré my vocation would have been postponed for decades, and possibly lost forever. With Labouré's help, I was able to resolve six figure student loan debt in 24 months rather than 20 years."

    Bill Duffert, Summer Class of 2015,
  • Bishop's Coat of Arms"These young people desire to be generous with their lives in service to Christ and His Church. We ought to be generous in our efforts to support them." 

     

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    Most Reverend Frank J. Caggiano, Bishop of Bridgeport CT,
  • "Investing in Labouré is investing in the future of our faith; as our priests and religious dedicate their lives to guiding our family on our faith journey." 

    Mike Halloran,
  • "The sobering reality of major debt can often discourage such candidates. Not only does the Labouré Society offer practical means of quickly paying back such debt, but it promises to these women that following the call is indeed possible." 

    Sr. Mary Gabriel, The Sisters of Life,
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Upcoming Vocation Events

24 June
St. John Bosco Convent, 5630 West Commerce, San Antonio, TX, 78237, United States

We invite you to volunteer with us at one of our summer camps as we c

24 June
Mount St Mary’s Seminary 16300 Old Emmitsburg Rd  Emmitsburg, MD 21727 United States

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26 June
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06 July
Mishawaka, Indiana

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