Landry Weber says three things are central to his spirituality: the Eucharist, confession and the Blessed Virgin Mary.
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The 23-year-old wide receiver for K-State is discerning the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas. He says Marian consecration has helped with his discernment journey.
Three Black Catholics newly ordained to the Catholic priesthood share their vocation journeys.
The newly-ordained priest quoted St. John Vianney, the Curé of Ars: “I prostrated myself conscious of my nothingness and arose a priest forever.”
Father Eric said he remembers his father Ben talking about wanting to join the diaconate when Eric was only in fourth grade, but he remembers having to wait for “God’s timing” to be right.
Pope Francis encouraged the young priests to not be afraid to dream of a Church entirely at the service of its members and the world, stating that each of them has a contribution to make.
‘Even if, given my age and state of health, it is no longer possible for me to visit you in person, I am your guest with my heart,’ he wrote.
Older men continue to answer ‘Yes’ to the call.