Priesthood – Consider the Call


16-18TH September 2022

A ‘Come and See’ Vocations discernment residential weekend will take place in Ballyvaloo Retreat Centre, Blackwater from Friday 16th to 18th September this year. It is open to men 18 and over who would like to know more about the priesthood as a beautiful way of life and vocation from God.

The weekend will include prayer, fun and the opportunity to meet with priests and people who will offer encouragement, friendship and support.

For further information and to book a place, contact Fr Billy Swan at:


God our Father we trust in your loving kindness.
Bless our diocese of Ferns with many priestly and religious vocations. Give the men and women you call,
the light to understand your gift
and the love to follow always in the footsteps of your Son.

To find out more about a vocation to priesthood in the diocese of Ferns, contact:
Fr Billy Swan at: