NRVC Member Areas

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Highlights from Convocation

Our gathering in Buffalo provided amazing insights and lively conversation and above all hope for the future. Thank you to NRVC board, staff, and members who joined us in Buffalo. Read more highlights here.

Renew/sign up now for 2019 NRVC membership 

Our programming, services, and resources are designed specifically with our members in mind. That is why our membership continues to grow. Thank you for allowing us to serve you in your vital vocation ministry.

Please take a moment now to renew or join NRVC for 2019. Click Click here to renew online, or call Marge Argyelan at 773.595.4034.

Misericordia Scholarship fund

Misericordia Scholarship FundThe National Religious Vocation Conference is grateful to offer scholarships to religious institutes in financial need for NRVC membership and programs. Since its inception, the NRVC Misericordia Fund has granted almost 150 scholarships due to the genersoity of donations exceeding $86,000. Read more... Donate here.

 Mark your calendar

World Day for Consecrated Life

February 2, 2019

National Catholic Sisters Week

March 8-14, 2019

Religious Brothers Day

May 1, 2019

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

May 12, 2019

Summer Institute

July 9-24, 2019

Fall Institute

October 7-24, 2019

National Vocation Awareness Week

November 3-9, 2019

Convocation in Spokane, WA

October 30 - November 2, 2020

2020 Study on Recent Vocations underway

The GHR Foundation awarded NRVC a grant for a follow-up study to our groundbreaking 2009 Study on Recent Vocations. We encourage our NRVC members to participate in this new research.  Read more...

You talk. We'll listen.

You talk. We'll ListenAnd together we'll grow. Please take time to view the video of our amazing youth-infused event: "You talk. We'll listen." held at Canisius College on Nov. 3. You will be inspired and enlightened. A shorter highlights video also available. More details here.

Order Vocation Vocabulary Booklet

A must have for inquirers, their parents and all those who want to know more about the most common words used in vocations to religious life, this 20 page color booklet also gives creative suggestions on ways to increase one's vocation vocabulary in fun ways. Thank you to the Following NRVC members who served on this resource advisory task force to create the content: Sisters Pat Dowling, CBS; Edith Bogue, OSB; Marcia Hall, OSP; Mr. Len Uhal; and Very Rev. Tom Enneking, OSC. Order now.

Vocations to religious life 

Find informatiion and statistics on religious vocations and links to over 30 professional studies here.

Final Synod Document

The final Synod Document is offered to the Holy Father and also to the whole Church as a fruit of this Synod. Since the Synodal process is not yet over and the phase of implementation is still to come, the Final Document will be a roadmap for the next steps the Church is called to take.


January  2019

NRVC office closed for the holidays

January 1 and 21

World Youth Day

January 22-27, Panama City

Join NRVC at the Vocation Fair in Parque Omar at booths 23-24-25

Member Area Gatherings

January 29, Delaware Valley Member Area, Newark, NJ

National Catholic Schools Week

January 27-February 2, 2019


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