Fr.nthony provides insightful, honest, and compassionate answers. When we talk about vocation, we introduce a vertical dimension in our life, which is God. CLXXXIX, art. 10, thinks of placing the choice of a state of life in a category apart. In Genesis 3:17, God said to Adam, “cursed is the ground because of you; in pain you shall eat of it all the days of your life” RSV . But vocation may also coincide with career or grow out of a specific career path. What is required are opportunities to learn about God and about the practices that draw us closer to God. The contemplative dedicates much time to prayer each day, lives mostly in silence and also is dedicated to manual labour. http://foresthillmotel.com/moremichaelsimmons/2016/12/25/some-basic-advice-on-reasonable-systems-for-career/Browse through hundreds of community profiles. The implication of the question is, what is your career?