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Catholics on Call Young Adult Summer Conference 2011 accepting applications

May 19, 2011

Are you, or is someone you know, a young adult discerning a life of service in the Church as a lay ecclesial minister, religious sister or brother, or priest?  Consider attending the Catholics on Call Young Adult Summer Conference 2011.  Geared towards 18-30-year-old contemplating lives of service, vocation, or ministry, Catholics on Call is currently accepting applications for their four-day summer conference.  The conference takes place at Catholic Theological Union, 5401 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, August 9-13, 2011.

Conference partipants have the opportunity to:

  • Pray together, share stories, dreams, and concerns, and enjoy the company of like-minded young adults.
  • Hear nationally-known speakers offer insights about how to listen to God’s call in our lives.
  • Meet outstanding church ministers who share the stories of their service and how they came to hear God’s call.
  • Learn discernment skills and different styles of prayer.

Interested young adults should complete an application and a personal statement and provide two letters of recommendation by Monday, June 6.  Approximately 40-45 spaces are available at the 2011 conference. 

To learn more about the 2011 Young Adult Summer Conference and what Catholics on Call has to offer, or to download an application, visit, call (773) 371.5431, or email