“I invite young people not to be afraid to respond
with a complete gift of their own being
to the call that the Lord extends to them
to follow the road of the priesthood or of consecrated life.”
Pope Benedict XVI
December 31, 2009First Vespers of the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God
The Blessed Virgin Mary is called the Mother of God because God called her -- because she is! How about your being called "Father" or "Sister"? Let God call you what He wants!