Workshop Instructions:

  • Login to your Catechetical Institute account at
  • Enter the Discerner Formation Track.
  • Select the blue “Vocations Outreach: Personal Vocation” link to begin the workshop.
  • This workshop should be completed by the end of Week 7.
  • This workshop does not prompt you to speak to your formation companion, as some program participants are not assigned a critical friend right away. However, if you have already been assigned a critical friend, feel free to talk with them about this workshop.
  • As you complete workshop tasks, ONLY USE THE BLUE “SAVE” BUTTON. Please do not send your responses to your mentor after every task.
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  • Plan on talking with your mentor at the end of this workshop
  • Please hit the “send workshop to mentor for final review” button once you have finished the workshop to send your responses to your mentor. 
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  • “We hope this workshop is fruitful for you! If you have any comments or questions, please feel free to reach out to us!”

Extra Resource: Movie

Check out the movie “Light of Love” (available here)

While watching, keep the following questions in mind and feel free to discuss them with your mentor or formation companion:

  • How do the different religious and their communities live out the principles you learned in this workshop?
  • How did the religious in this film live out the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience?
  • Do you think this film represents religious life as an eschatological sign? If yes, how so?