Meet our Religious
Vocation Awareness Council
Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany
Seminarian: Deacon Zachariah Chichester
In the fall of 2014, I began as a First Theologian at Mundelein Seminary
Seminarian Daniel McHale
My vocation story began in the fall semester of my junior year at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York...
Seminarian Kyle Gorenski
My name is Kyle Gorenski I'm 33 years old, I grew up in...
Seminarian Kyle Eads
My attraction to the priesthood began when I was a young altar boy...
Seminarian Matthew Houle
Seminarian Samuel Bellafiore
My desire for the priesthood started around second grade. As I got older and tried to flee it, it only persisted...
Seminarian Robert Palyo
I have always felt called to serve God since I was young...
Seminarian Matthew Duclos
Each seminarian and priest has his own vocation story and I’ve always been intrigued to learn about the origins of a vocation to the priesthood...
Seminarian Stephen Yusko
I suppose it is fitting that I was accepted as a seminarian seven days after the year of Mercy began...
Seminarian Peter Thien Van Nguyen
Seminarian Nathan Resila
Seminarian Adam Feisthamel
Seminarian Charles Onyeneke
My desire for the priesthood started right from my childhood at the age of eight...
Seminarian Joe Aini
Seminarian Anthony Duyet Thanh Nguyen
I, Duyet Thanh Nguyen (Anthony), was born on June 16, 1994, and grew up at Tay Nguyen Highland...
Seminarian John (Jay) Pregent
Seminarian Russell Bergman
Seminarian Joseph Hien Pham
Seminarian Tuan Cao
Aspirant Jose Alexander Castano
Aspirant Frandy Martinez
Aspitant Dai Van Tran
Aspirant James McGinn
Deacon Michael Melanson: Aspirant
Aspirant Joseph Keagle
Aspirants Nicholas Fiacco
Aspirant Joseph Rossi
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