NAVFD webinar: “Recent Vocations to Religious Life in Canada”
You are all warmly invited to tune in to a webinar on zoom led by NAVFD President Sr. Mary Rowell, CSJ, and newer member Sr. Kristine Fernandes, CSJ, for a dialogue on the research project, “Recent Vocations to Religious Life in Canada”.
Sr. Mary Rowell, CSJ
Sr. Kristine Fernandes, CSJ
About the study
- Commissioned by the National Association of Vocation and Formation Directors (NAVFD).
- Conducted by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA).
- Made possible through a generous grant from the Conrad Hilton Foundation.
- Other studies carried out in Australia, France, Ireland and the United States.
Who was involved?
- French and English-speaking communities (172)
- Major Superiors (surveys)
- New members (those having entered since 2000) – surveys and focus groups
- 69% women and 31% men
- 66 of all members who entered since January 1, 2000 remain in their Congregations
- 56% of all Congregations involved have new members – Congregations interviews
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