If you are interested in considering the possibility of pursuing a vocation with us or have any queries in this regard, please select the contact us tab.
Please be aware, that we are only able to accept vocations from those who are Australian citizens or permanent residents, or citizens of New Zealand.
This is not a stage of commitment, but a time where, mutually, both a man and the LEB considers the possibility of his moving forward in discerning a vocation with us.
Minimum of 1 month.
Aspirancy begins with a period of extern aspirancy, during which the candidate prepares himself for admittance to living in community which starts with the second phase – intern aspirancy, which lasts a minimum of one month. An aspirant may or may not continue on to postulancy – this is part of the discerning process.
Minimum of 9 months.
Minimum of 12 months.
At this stage the brother takes a “religious” name and receives the habit without the scapular.
Temporary Profession (Juniorate)
Minimum of aprox. 6 years.
Two separate periods of temporary profession precede life vows. Both periods lasting 3 years. Allowing suitable time to consolidate one’s vocation prior final profession, should this be pursued. A brother receives the scapular at his first temporary profession.