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Take a brief survey to see if a vocation to the Knights of The Holy Eucharist is for you. We are stationed at Our Lady of Good Counsel Retreat House and serve the Bishop of Lincoln Diocese. We serve at Masses, Healing Services, Retreats, Vocation Discernment, and Benediction, and we serve in many other ways.Our life is not easy but it is joyful and rewarding! Only those men called by Christ are suited to labor in this corner of his garden where poverty of spirit, a chivalrous heart, and a noble knightly character are essential.
Date of birth
What are some of your interests and personal characteristics?
Assisting at Mass
Manual Labor / Skills
Go where I'm needed
Enjoy quiet time with Jesus in the Sacrament
Enjoy meeting new people
How important is the Catholic faith to you?
I seldom / never go to church
I'm not a Catholic, but am interested in the Catholic faith
I'm a Catholic, and my faith is very important to me
What is your state in life?
Single and never married
Married, but separated or divorced
My marriage was annulled
How old are you?
16 to 19
20 to 25
26 to 30
31 to 39
Do you have an interest in becoming a religious Brother?
Hmmm... I haven't really thought about it, until now.
Yes, I've thought about becoming a Brother.
I would like to seriously look into becoming a Brother.
I'm not only serious, but have contacted at least one other religious community about becoming a religious Brother.
Do you find yourself saying, “I want to give myself totally to God”?
Yes, this expresses my feelings right now.
Are you drawn to prayer?
Not really... I don't get to church much.
I have only a small interest in prayer.
Yes - prayer and the Mass are things that are really important to me, and which I appreciate.
How do you feel about wearing a habit as a religious Brother?
Um, I’d feel more comfortable just wearing jeans and that type of clothes.
Wearing a habit such as the Knights’ would be just fine.
Do you have any school debt, car payments, or other debt?
No debt at all.
I have some outstanding debt - under $5,000.
My debt is more than $5,000.
What about other aspects of religious life?
The vows of poverty, chastity and obedience seem too overwhelming.
The religious vows might be a challenge, but they don’t seem out of the question.
What do you think of community life?
I've had problems living with siblings, roommates, or others, and don't want to face this again.
My experience hasn't been perfect, but I can see how living with other religious could grow into life-long friendships.
How is your health?
My health is fine.
I have a physical handicap or chronic illness, which presents some difficulty in my day-to-day life.
I’m taking psychiatric medication, such as anti-depressents.
Have you prayed about a vocation to religious life?
I haven't really prayed about this.
I've prayed about this, but so far God hasn't made an answer clear to me.
In prayer, God seems to speak to me in a positive way about religious life.
Do you think you might have an interest in a life of prayer, living in community, and doing manual labor?
No, this is not my area of interest.
Yes, I can see the value of serving Christ in this way.
Do you have a spiritual director – one who guides you in discerning your vocation?
No, but I would like to find one.
Yes, I have a spiritual director.
Would you be willing to come to visit our house in Waverly, Nebraska (just outside of Lincoln) for a while to see what our life is like?
Not right now.
Contact me in 6 months
Yes, I'd be interested. Tell me what's involved.
How did you hear about us?
Your thoughts and comments?
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