Religious orders say social media use spurs more interest in vocations
By Chelsea Weikart
Catholic News Service
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Several religious congregations and organizations are taking advantage of social media to "introduce" individuals discerning a call to a vocation and the seminary, convent or monastery that fits them.
With more than 1,400 likes on Facebook, the National Religious Vocation Conference takes full advantage of social networking, through its Vision Vocation Guide and other outlets.