Vocation Twitter Chat #FFVocations

Transcript – February 19, 2015

#FFVocations

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Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
STARTING NOW!#FFVocations Twitter Chat with @FrPaulNoble. Join in using #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Thanks to @FrPaulNoble for joining us! Fr. Noble is the Director of Vocations for the Cols. Diocese. #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
Really excited to be here! #FFVocations

Sister Julie ‏@sisterj
Great to have you on Twitter, @FrPaulNoble! @FaceForwardCols

Father Paul Noble@FrPaulNoble
@sisterj @FaceForwardCols thanks! #FFVocations

Jeremiah ‏@semjere
#FFVocations @FaceForwardCols. Welcome to Twitter @FrPaulNoble!

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
!@semjere @FaceForwardCols Howdy Jeremiah!

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
#FFVocations chat format: 5 questions from 8:03 – 8:30, then a brief Q&A with @FrPaulNoble at the end of the chat!

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Q1: What exactly is a vocation? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A1: We believe a vocation is a call from God to live the life He plans for us @FaceForwardCols #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Q2: How do you know you are being called to the priesthood?#FFVocations

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A2: 1st I believe God speaks to my heart#FFVocations @FaceForwardCols

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A2: And He speaks through people around me#FFVocations @FaceForwardCols

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A2: And He inclines my interests to the service of people#FFVocations @FaceForwardCols

FrJeff Coning ‏@FrJeffC
A2 It takes a lot of prayer and it takes patience in waiting for God to answer. God works VERY slowly!!! #FFVocations

FrJeff Coning ‏@FrJeffC
A2 Everyone needs to pray. Your call it might show by a strong to desire to pray during the Hours of the day #FFVocations

FrJeff Coning @FrJeffC
A2 It is God calling us to do something for Him. God called me to be a priest but He also suggested that I eat pizza yonight

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Q3: How can you explore a vocational calling? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
A3: Start with your local pastor. Go to http://seekholiness.com , @FaceForwardCols and the Live-In @TheJosephinum #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A3: The Live-In this year @TheJosephinum is March 12-14th. More Info: http://bit.ly/1MCwJUq  #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
A3: You can also talk to your teachers and guidance counselors. #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Does anyone else have a way to explore a vocational call? #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Q4: Do you have to be 100% certain you want to be a priest before you enter the seminary? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A4: No. The seminary is where you become certain. We would rather you not be certain when you come.

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
A4: The environment of the seminary helps you answer the questions. #FFVocations

Jeremiah ‏@semjere
.@FrPaulNoble @FaceForwardCols#FFVocations Certainly true!!

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Q5: How does it feel when you know you want to become a priest? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
A5: It brings a feeling of confidence and happiness. #FFVocations

Andy ‏@AwesomeTroiano
@FaceForwardCols is answering questions about vocations in a 140characters & less. Go check it out. #FFVocations

FrJeff Coning ‏@FrJeffC
A5 Cooperating with God brings joy that is infinitely better than a warm summer day in a jeep with the top off #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Do any seminarians out there want to add anything about how you answered the call?#FFVocations @Semjere

Jeremiah ‏@semjere
.@FaceForwardCols @FrPaulNoble #FFVocations. Silence everyday is the most important way to hear what God wants you to do with your life.

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
RT @SemStephen020: @FaceForwardCols the most important thing is prayer, conversations with Our Lord will let you know #FFVocations

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
We’ll spend the last 5 minutes asking @FrPaulNoble questions on #vocations. Ask now! #FFVocations

Jeremiah ‏@semjere
.@FaceForwardCols @FrPaulNoble#FFVocations. At what age should one begin to pray out their vocation?

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
You should begin praying about your vocation today! God calls us today. #FFVocations @semjere

FrJeff Coning ‏@FrJeffC
Will you go see the Star Wars movie in December? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
Absolutely! @FrJeffC @FaceForwardCols #FFVocations

Elijah Dowdy @hypercatholic
What can someone do with their life if they are called to live the single life? #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble @FrPaulNoble
Follow the Gospel. Love as Jesus taught us.#FFVocations @hypercatholic

Vocations – Columbus ‏@FaceForwardCols
Thanks to @FrPaulNoble for joining us on our first#FFVocations chat tonight!

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
.@FaceForwardCols Thanks! #FFVocations

Father Paul Noble ‏@FrPaulNoble
Thanks everyone! Look for the transcript of our#FFVocations chat on http://faceforwardcolumbus.com 

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