I told my 8-year-old yesterday that my boss called to tell me that her father passed away.
He asked me, "Why did he die?"
"He had a bad heart, " I explained.
Patrick grew alarmed. "You mean he didn't accept Jesus?!"
If you need a mental picture when praying for vocations, look at this face to the left and imagine it about 20 years from now. Wearing a Roman collar.