During Adoration with the community at Sacred Heart Monastery on January 21, Jonathan Nguyen-Vuong, Jacob Smith and Michael Wodarczyk will enter postulancy. They will join Celsus Robert, who became a postulant in 2020, in preparation for the novitiate.
Jonathan is a second-year candidate from Louisiana, though originally from California. He is an undergraduate student at Cardinal Stritch University, studying a mix of philosophy, history and religious studies. Jacob is a third-year candidate from Houston in his junior year at Marquette University. Michael is from suburban Milwaukee, has a degree in accounting, and is currently doing his theology studies at Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology. Celsus is also a student at SHSST. He is originally from St. Lucia and has undergraduate degrees in Social Work and Criminal Justice and an MBA in Healthcare Administration.
A livestream of the postulancy ceremony will be available for view on the province YouTube channel starting at 5:00 pm on Thursday. Click here or on the image above to access it.
Let the Priests of the Sacred Heart pray for your loved ones and intentions.