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Eve Tushnet's book contains many insights about the single life

‘Gay and Catholic’ is an ‘honest, humble, humorous and courageous’ memoir

The Vocation Network for Catholic Religious Life and Priesthood website

Vocation Network will make it easier for people to select an order

The Born to Run album cover. The Dominicans' vocations poster is at the bottom of the post

Dominicans’ vocations director says the poster is an ‘attempt to do something fresh’

Religious orders have become clearer about their own identity, according to Fr Jamison (Photo:Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Forty-five women joined religious orders last year, according to official figures

Pope Francis (CNS)

The Vatican release Pope’s message for the 2015 World Day of Prayer for Vocations

Priests lay hands on candidates during their ordination at the Co-Cathedral of St Joseph in Brooklyn last June (Photo: CNS)

Nearly 600 Americans are expected to be ordained to the priesthood this year

St Patrick’s College in Maynooth, Ireland's national seminary (Photo: PA)

New candidates bring the total number at Maynooth to 70

Pope Francis (CNS)

Pope encourages Christians to be passionate for “the proclamation of the joy of the Gospel” in message for World Mission Sunday

Three men ordained as priests by Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark (Photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Figures show a rise in vocations since the early to mid-2000s

We need more of these (CNS)

Let us hope other dioceses open their own houses of discernment