Form 1

PRESENTATION OF THE CANDIDATE BEFORE ENTERING THE CONGREGATION (Cf. Dir 184, 188, 189)

1. General Personal Data

  1. Name: 

2. Complete address:                   

3.  Telephone number, e-mail, and/ or digital contacts:    

4.  Date of birth (month, day, year): 

     Place of birth:

5.  Present nationality:

6. Date of baptism (month, day, year):  

     Place of baptism:

7. Date of confirmation (month, day, year):  

8. Civil status (single, widower):

9. Military service. Present situation:  

10. Observations  

2. Family Data

1. Name and age of father:

     Living or deceased?:

     Occupation:

2. Name and age of mother:  

     Living or deceased?:

     Occupation:

3. Brothers or sisters. Age of each of them:

     Occupation:

4. Place the candidate holds in the order of brothers/sisters:  

5. Other family members:  

6. Family’s state of health:   

     Any hereditary diseases?:

7. Economic level of the family. Description:

     Does his family need his economic help?:

8. Family relationships. Describe them:   

     Relationships with father and mother:

9. Educational level of the family:  

10. Christian life of the family. Describe it:

11. Family’s reaction to his possible vocation:

     Describe it briefly:

12. Observations:

3. Specific Personal Data

3.1. Physical and mental health

3.1.1. General description:

3.1.2. Physical illnesses or defects:

3.1.3. Interest in sports:

3.1.4. Mental illnesses or defects: Has he had psychological or psychiatric treatment?

3.1.5.  Observations:  

3.2. Studies

3.2.1. Primary studies. Which and where?:

Certificates:

3.2.2.Secondary studies. Which and where?:             

Certificates:

3.2.3. University studies. Which and where?:  

3.2.4. Other studies:

3.2.5. Observations:

3.3. Work experience

3.3.1. Present occupation:                                                                              

Description:         

Time and place:

3.3.2. Past occupations:                                                                              

Description:         

Times and places:

3.3.3. Special inclinations:                                                                              

Which?:

3.3.4. Observations:

3.4. Social relationships

3.4.1. Personal traits of sociability:

Description:

3.4.2. Belonging to groups of male/female friends:    

Characteristics:

3.4.3.  Belonging to other groups:  

Characteristics:

3.4.4. Observations:

3.5. Christian life

3.5.1. Catholic: lifelong or a convert?:  

If a convert, describe the conversion:

3.5.2. Prayer life:

3.5.3. Scripture reading:

3.5.4. Sacrament of Penance:

3.5.5. Sacrament of Eucharist:

3.5.6. Personal accompaniment:

3.5.7. Apostolic commitment: Characteristics:

3.5.8. Participation in parish life:

3.5.9. Feelings regarding the Church:

3.5.0. Observations:

3.6. Vocational itinerary

3.6.1.  Birth of awareness of vocation:     

Description:

3.6.2. Reasons and motives for wanting to be a missionary:

3.6.3. Previous stays in a seminary or congregation:

       Names of the institutions:                               

Times and places:                                                                              

Persons:

3.6.4. Choice of the Claretian Congregation.

       Reasons:

3.6.5. Has he had any kind of vocational accompaniment?

       Where and with whom?:

3.6.6. Do you believe he has any impediments to becoming a Claretian Missionary?  If so, what are they?:

3.6.7. Does he have any obligations that might hinder his being a Claretian Missionary?                    

If so, what are they?:    

Can they be overcome?:

3.6.8. Observations:      

3.7. Personal referrals

3.7.1.  Indicate three persons other than his family who know him well. If possible these should include some priest or religious man or woman.

3.7.2. Data on these people: Name and surname, address, telephone, occupation and reasons for their mutual acquaintance.

First reference   

Second reference        

Third reference  

Date and signature of formator