Fr. Hardon Meditations

Vocation Articles & Reflections

The articles linked below are intended to help the discerning person along the path of learning God's will for his or her vocation, which includes readings to heighten one's spiritual walk in order to become more sensitive to the promptings of the Holy Spirit.

Father Hardon's Reflections on Religious & Priestly Vocations

Servant of God Fr. John A. Hardon, S.J., founded the IRL in 1974. The articles below can be purchased from the IRL in a handy booklet form under the title, Come & See.

This website features Father's meditations in audio or print form. Click here to listen.

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What Is a Religious Vocation?


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The Eucharist and Vocations


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The Apostolate of Suffering


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The Catholic Family and Vocations


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What Is a Catholic Priest?


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Mary Mother of Vocations


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St. Joseph, Patron of Dedicated Souls


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Vocations and Prayer


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Vocations and the Commitment Crisis


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Religious Education and Vocations


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Sacrifice and Vocations


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Other Helpful Reflections
Three "Calls" From God
Common Objections
Vocations and Debt

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