NRVC Regions

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Br. Paul's tenure to end


After 14 years as NRVC’s executive director, Brother Paul Bednarczyk, C.S.C. will soon resign his position to serve as vicar general and first assistant for the Congregation of Holy Cross, a six-year position in Rome he was elected to in July. As he said in his announcement to the NRVC membership, he was intending to resign from NRVC next year in September 2017: "Fresh leadership, new vision, and creativity are needed for all organizations." Read more ...

Vocation Ambassadors

NRVC sponsored "Share the Sacred," a workshop at Notre Dame to kick off an ongoing project of young adults serving as Vocation Ambassadors around the country.  Read more . . .

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 is now open. All vocation ministers, formators, communicators, religious leadership, and all those who support vocations to consecrated life are welcome to attend Convocation in Overland Park, KS. 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 26th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm., to meet young adults from the Kansas City Metro Area. Read more on the Convocation page in this website.

Convocation workshops

Four workshops will be offered on Saturday, October 29. Ms. Marilyn Santos, Director of Mission Education in the National Office of the Pontifical Mission Societies, will present Building Intercultural Competence for Vocation Ministers, to provide a current snapshot of the Latino demographics and realities in recognition of this cultural family’s prominence in the Church today.  Read more ...


August 2016 

NRCV at the Annual LCWR Assembly

August  9-13, 2016, Atlanta

NRVC at the Annual CMSM  Meeting 

August 3-6, 2016, Columbus

NRVC Board meeting at the J.S. Paluch  Seminar

August 20-24, 2916, Chicago