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Press Release

 Office of Media and Communication

Evangelical Catholic
Diocese of the Northwest

Chicago Illinois 60617-8388
Office: 773-721-5383   Fax: 773-721-2581

 November 28th, 2012

 Chicago, Illinois - For Immediate Release 

Evangelical Catholic Church invites men and women to priesthood discernment during Advent

The Evangelical Catholic Church will be dedicating the Season of Advent to include a unique discernment process for men and women considering their vocation to the catholic priesthood.

During each Sunday of Advent (beginning on December 2nd) Bishop James Wilkowski will be available to meet with potential candidates to the priesthood after its 1:00 PM Sunday Mass at the Church of the Holy Family located at 5749 N. Kenmore Avenue in Chicago. The Bishop will explain the goals of the formation program of the Evangelical Catholic Church and attempt to answer any questions about the priesthood and religious life.

This invitation is also extend to any former or inactive priests who may be interested in returning to their sacramental ministry.

General vocation information can be found at our website at www.evangelicalcatholicchurch.org/vocation.htm


William R. Morton
Director of Media and Communication


“A Welcoming Community of Faith Rooted in the Catholic Tradition”



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