Activities and Programs

Programs
Adopt-a-Priest
A program to provide prayerful support for the priests of our Diocese. Participation includes making contact by letter or card with the priest you are given the name of and praying for him daily. You also receive a 3/4 “ oval shaped pin with the priest’s initials and date of ordination. There is a one-time charge of $15.

Traveling Chalice
This program involves parish families, couples, singles, or school classes taking a chalice presented to them during mass into their home or classroom for a week to pray for our Priests and consecrated religious and to pray for men and women to answer God’s call to serve Him and His church. A booklet with prayers for each day of the week is provided.

Activities
Bi-monthly luncheon meeting with speaker
The club meets on the first and third Monday of the month at 12:00 noon at the University Club on the University of Louisville campus. A buffet lunch is served followed by a guest speaker.

Annual Seminarian/Vocation Center Staff Luncheon
In early August a luncheon is held for seminarians of the Archdiocese and Vocation Center staff at the Maloney Center. In addition to introducing each of the seminarians, certain individuals are recognized for their work in promoting vocations. Serrans provide the food for the luncheon.

Annual Retired Nuns’ Christmas Party
Each December the retired Sisters of the Archdiocese are invited to a luncheon held in their honor at the University Club on the University of Louisville campus.

Annual Serra Women’s Luncheon
Each year on the last Wednesday of October the women of Serra along with widows and wives of the men of Serra attend noon Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish followed by lunch at the Louisville Boat Club.

Anniversary cards to all priests in the Archdiocese
Cards are sent to each priest on the anniversary of their ordination.

Support for Archdiocesan Offices
Hospitality at Presbyteral Ordination Liturgies
Hospitality at Annual World Day of Celebration for Religious Life
Hospitality at Annual Dinner with the Archbishop
Representation on Archdiocesan Planting Seeds Committee
Administrative Assistance to Archdiocesan Vocation Office

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