even if it means the difference of just a few years until the end of a career as a professional athlete playing a game you love before you enter the seminary. Or so says Chase Hilgenbrinck, who had opted to retire from his professional soccer career with the New England Revolution to enter the Seminary in the fall.
You can read the entire story here.
What an inspiring message this young man's life is for all of us who are trying to do God's will. He must have had some amazing direction and help along the way.
You can bet his name will go on my list of seminarians that I pray for daily.