Year 1 — First Semester — Fifth Session

Celibacy, Chastity, Charity, and Cheerfulness

Why can’t priests get married? Is it possible to live a loving and fulfilling life without a wife? Learn how these “four C’s” come together in a happy, holy priestly life. With special guest Fr. Jeff Eirvin, Director of Vocations and Seminarians for the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon.

June 19, 2021
8-12p

Registration for this session is now closed.

8:00 am Holy Mass
8:45 am Sung Morning Prayer
9:00 am Breakfast
9:30 am Teaching
10:30 am Holy Hour
11:30 am Small Group Discussion

What You’ll Learn:

– How to discern the call to celibacy and a “dating fast”
– How celibate chastity can be a healthy way of living out masculine sexuality
– What it means for the priest to marry the mystical Bride of Christ

Matthew Knight
Seminarian in Residence

Matthew is a major seminarian for the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon in residence at St. Mary’s, Eugene.

Date:
Saturday, June 19, 2021

Time:
8:00 AM –
12:00 PM

Place:
St. Mary’s, Eugene

Join us at St. Mary’s

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