April 27 - May 4, 2025

Discern Your Vocation

Experience Consecrated Community Life

Maybe you’ve asked yourself this question before, or maybe not. Either way, the Catholic Corps men and women invite you to spend a week experiencing living in our consecrated celibate community for 1-week while serving families.

Hear the Call

To a Consecrated Vocation


Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, Confession, Rosary & Liturgy of the Hours


Discover the Catholic Corps vocation,  spirituality and mission of the Apostolate for Family Consecration.


Experience being part of the mission by helping with apostolic work throughout the week.


Enjoy getting to know the other Catholic Corps in their own homes.

Who It’s For

Catholic Corps 1-Week Come & See

Any practicing Catholic (ages 18-35) who is open to or discerning the call to the Catholic Corps vocation. Both men and women are welcome. During this week, Mass will be in common. Prayer times, meals, and recreation will be separate.

More Details

1-week "come & See"

The 1-Week "Come & See" takes place at Catholic Familyland®—a place set apart for families and home of the Holy Family of Fatima Prayer Site.

Catholic Familyland is:

  • About 20 minutes from Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • Only 45 minutes from Pittsburgh International Airport

Our address:
3375 County Rd. 36
Bloomingdale, OH 43910

Get directions.

The following is subject to change:


6:00 p.m  Dinner

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m.  Community Prayer
8:15 a.m.  Mass
9:00 a.m.  Apostolic Work
12:00 p.m.  Lunch
12:45 p.m. Formation
2:00 p.m.  Adoration Slot
3:00 p.m.  Chaplet
3:30 p.m.  Meetings with various AFC leaders
5:30 p.m.  Free Time
6:30 p.m.  Dinner
7:30 p.m. Recreation/Evening Meeting


Join the St. Joseph Work Fest

  • 7:30 a.m. Breakfast
  • 8:00 a.m. Rosary & AFC morning prayers
  • 9:10 a.m. Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
  • 10:00 a.m. Coffee break
  • 10:15 a.m. Begin projects
  • 12:30 p.m. Lunch
  • 1:30 p.m. Resume projects
  • 3:00 p.m. Divine Mercy Chaplet
  • 6:15 p.m. Dinner
  • 7:30 p.m. Recreation


  • 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
  • 9:00 a.m. Rosary & Morning Prayer
  • 10:00 a.m. Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
  • 12:00 p.m. End with Lunch

Are You Ready