Diaconal Ministries: Handbooks

Aspirancy Handbook

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.



Candidacy 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.