Diaconal Ministries: Handbooks
The Aspirancy is a period of significant discernment. It is during the Aspirancy that questions like: Am I truly called? or What would it truly be like to be a deacon? must be answered. Below is the Aspirancy Handbook.
Once a man has been choosen to continue his studies as a candidate for the Diocese of Steubenville, his formation falls under the Candidacy Handbook. This book is more detailed in its approach to formation and expectations for candidates.