Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958
Faith & Service

Vocations

List of 5 items.

  • Deacon

    In the Archdiocese of Miami, the permanent diaconate is open to both married and unmarried men between the ages of 31 and 60 with a strong Catholic faith and a solid reputation and character. Candidates must be in full communion with the Church. Men interested in the permanent diaconate should contact their parish pastor who is responsible for the nomination phase of the application process. Click here to learn more.
  • Laity, Marriage, Family Life, and Youth

    Interested in learning more about Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth Mandate? The committee assists the bishops, both collectively and individually, in advancing the vocation and mission of the lay faithful, of married couples and families, lay ecclesial ministers, and of young people. Through emphasis on the articulation and application of anthropological and theological principles, founded on magisterial teaching, the committee assists the bishops as they promote in a culturally diverse Church, the evangelization, faith formation and public witness of these persons, leading them toward a deeper commitment to Christ and his Church so as to transform culture and society. Click here to learn more.
  • Marist Brother

    The vocation of Marist Brotherhood is to “Make Jesus known and loved”.  It involves adopting a practical community lifestyle that embraces a Marial spirituality.  The Marist mission centers around the Christian education of youth with a particular emphasis on meeting the needs of those that are least favored. Click here to learn more.
  • Priest

    The Archdiocese of Miami’s Vocations Office helps increase vocation awareness throughout the Archdiocese of Miami by encouraging people to seek God's will in their lives and to consider the possibility of priesthood or religious life. Click here to learn more.
  • Vocations: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

    The USCCB is pleased to highlight various ways that vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life can be promoted by featuring resources that are currently used by archdioceses and dioceses throughout the United States, or available through various organizations. Click here to learn more.

Pope Benedict XVI, Response to questions by the bishops of the United States in Washington, D.C., April 16, 2008

The discernment of a vocation is above all the fruit of an intimate dialogue between the Lord and his disciples. Young people, if they know how to pray, can be trusted to know what to do with God's call.
Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life. We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners. 

Columbus is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association.