Biblical Stories

bibleThe Bible is always a good place to discover wisdom from the Holy Spirit. Here are some Scripture passages that have proven helpful for young men discerning their vocation:

From the Old Testament

  • Abraham: Genesis 12:1-8
  • Moses: Exodus 2:23 – 4:17
  • Amos: Amos 7:10-17
  • Isaiah: Isaiah 6:1-13
  • Jeremiah: Jeremiah 1:4-19
  • Practical Wisdom: 1 Kings 10:1-29

From the New Testament

  • Choosing the Twelve: Luke 6:12-15, Mark 3:13-20
  • The Call of Levi: Mark 2:13-17
  • Rich Young Man: Luke 18:15-30
  • Requirements of Discipleship: Luke 9:57-62
  • On Discipleship: Matthew 16:24-28
  • Few chosen: Matthew 22:1-14
  • Temptations: Luke 4:1-13
  • Martha and Mary: Luke 10:38-42
  • The Transfiguration: Matthew 17:1-9
  • Seek first the Kingdom: Luke 12:22-34
  • Weakness sustained: Romans 8:26-31