Esto Vir! is a vocation camp for young men (age 16+).  This camp is an opportunity for young men who may be open to the priesthood to come together and spend some days in community with each other and the seminarians of the diocese.  The camp includes sports and games, lakeside recreation, Mass, prayer, food, and fellowship.  

Date: August 6-8, 2019
Location: Sand Hill Lake Bible Camp (Fosston, MN)
Cost: FREE!

Questions can be directed to Fr. Matt Schmitz, Promoter of Vocations:
218-773-0877 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ONLINE REGISTRATION PAPER REGISTRATION

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 23, 2019

FOR PARTICIPANTS OVER AGE 18:
Safe Environment Certification Required

In order to particpate in this camp, you are required to be SAFE ENVIRONMENT CERTIFIED. To gain this certification, you must complete the Diocese of Crookston Safe Environment training. You only need to do this if you have not completed it within the last 12 months. The entire process should take about 30 minutes to complete and includes registration, an e-learning module, and a short test. This process will initiate a background check. The results are generally available after two days. After the Office of Safe Environmnet receives these results, you will be certified.
CLICK HERE for Diocese of Crookston Safe Environment Certification
• Choose “new” or “returning” volunteer
HELPFUL HINTS
• Parish: Choose “Diocesan Admin”
• Position with Parish: Check “Volunteer” Enter “attending Esto Vir Vocations Camp” in the comments box
• Parish Phone Number: 218-773-0877
• Supervisor: Fr. Matt Schmitz

 

VOCATIONS STAFF

Fr. Xavier Ilango
Director
2066 2nd Street
Lake Park, MN 56554
701-893-5066
xavier.ilango@gmail.com 

Fr. Matt Schmitz
Promoter
200 3rd Street NW
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
(218) 773-0877
mschmitz@
sacredheartegf.net
 

Bonnie Sullivan
Administrative Assistant
(218) 281-4533
bsullivan@crookston.org