NRVC Regions

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Search for new executive director


NRVC has begun the search for a new executive director to replace its longtime leader, Brother Paul Bednarcyck, C.S.C., whose last day was September 16. Applicants must belong to a religious institute. A detailed job description can be downloaded here; application requirements are here.

NRVC to live stream Convocation event

For the first time at Convocation, NRVC will live stream a key event:  A panel discussion with young religious and young adults discerning their vocation to religious life. Deacon Pedro Guevara-Mann of Salt + Light TV. NRVC will moderate the event. Be sure to have community members tune in who cannot attend Conovcation. For more information on this event, click here.

Mark your Calendar

National Vocation Awareness Week 

November 6-12, 2016

World Day for Consecrated Life

February 5, 2017

National Catholic Sisters Week

March 8-14, 2017

Religious Brothers Day

May 1, 2017

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

May 7, 2017



Oct. 27-31, 2016

Registration quick link is here. There are nearly 300 participants gathering in Kansas for Convocation, representing 30 states and the District of Columbia, as well 15 international guests representing Belize, Canada, England, Ghana, Grenada, Mexico, Philippines, Trinidad and Tobago.  Read more ...

Come early: The Heartland Region Members of NRVC, Serra Club, and Archdiocese of Kansas City invite NRVC members to participate in a Vocation Fair prior to Convocation, on Wednesday, October 26, from 5 - 8 p.m., to meet young adults from the Kansas City Metro Area. Read more...

Updated resource

NRVC's "Curriculum for Vocation Ministers" outlines a three-component course that provides foundational, continuing enrichment, and renewal opportunities. Click here to download this updated document along with other professional documents.


October 2016 

Office closed

October 26-31

Member Area Meetings

October 3: New England; October 5: Mid-Atlantic and October 12: West Coast

NRVC Pre-Convocation Workshops

October 27, Overland Park

NRVC Convocation

October 27-31, Overland Park