A look inside the Dublin Diocesan Seminary at Clonliffe College immediately after the Second Vatican Council. This programme asks how are the young men of today being trained for the priesthood?
This excerpt shows priests in training preparing a sermon for a congregation on the subject of vocations. Trainee Cleric John Dunphy is given some tips on how to best get the message across to his congregation.
Preaching the word of God always was and always will be one of the main duties of a priest. The eternal word of God doesn't change but styles of preaching do and must change in order to keep in pace with the changing world.
This episode of Radharc 'The Formation of Priests' was broadcast on 14 November 1965.