Pope Francis discussed vocations to the priesthood during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square on March 26.
"The Lord calls each one who wants to become a priest... If any of you has this desire in his heart, it is Jesus who has put it there... Care for this invitation"Video from the Catholic News Service on Youtube.
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Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born in Buenos Aires on 17 December 1936. He was the eldest of five children to Italian immigrants, Regina María Sívori and Mario José Bergoglio.
Became a Jesuit in 1980. Br Stephen has spent many years working in JRS several African countries before moving to Rome as assistant international director. He was appointed province treasurer in 2010.
Became a Jesuit in 1991. Dominic is Assistant Superior in the Mount Street community and a member of the parish staff. He also teaches Theology at Heythrop and undertakes adult faith formation for Westminster diocese.