On July 3 – 8, 2106  the Vocation Office of the Indonesia Province of Carmelite Order held a vocation weekend in the Beato Titus Brandsma Fomation House Malang, Indonesia. Young men from all over Indonesia participated in the program. Fr. Ignasius Budiono O.Carm., the Prior Provincial of the Indonesian Province, gave a conference on Carmelite spirituality to the participants while Fr. F.X. Sulistya Heru Prabawa O.Carm., the vocation director, gave a presentation on the dynamics of religious vocation. One of the programs was going to the top of Banyak Mountain in Batu. On the way to the top of the mountain, the participants were asked to reflect their struggle of hiking the mountain as their struggle of their vocation. Maintaining vocation is no something easy, it needs struggle and sacrifices.

Advertisements