For Parishes

A Day in the Life of a Seminarian

Conception Seminary

Trevor Fisher, a College II seminarian from the Diocese of Grand Island gives a glimpse into his daily routine and life here at Conception Seminary College.

Why I Want to be a Priest

Colm Flynn

Niall wasn’t afraid of going against the tide of popular culture to stand up for what he believes in and holds to be true. He moved to the Bronx in New York to follow his vocation and entered the seminary. Here is his story.

What is Discernment?

Father Ian VanHeusen

Father Ian VanHeusen talks about the meaning of discernment and the importance of seriously considering your calling. “We all have an interior dialogue. As we talk to ourselves the goal of prayer is to bring God into that conversation.”

What does god want me to do?

Ascension Presents

Father Mike Schmitz offers some clarity regarding God’s will in our lives. He directs us to the story of Israel’s desert wanderings in the Old Testament and the Annunciation to Mary in the Gospels, describing how even the tribes of Israel and Mary had to be content with the uncertainty of God’s will at times.