Francisco Suarez worked out a complete theory of vocation De religion, Dr. As lay people they remain “in the world” and often exercise careers while giving a priority in their lives to prayer, witness and service. Gregory, EC. What is lay consecrated life? Continue reading… In the one life God gave you to live, you have one overriding purpose, to fulfil the will of God, because this is the key to your true destiny, eternal happiness. If you are looking for a simple definition of a vocation, the literal meaning of the word is a “call.” http://henrythomasnow.boxcrack.net/2016/11/02/obtaining-guidance-in-handy-methods-in-job/Words from the Latin Mox or vocāre have something to do with the voice or with calling. They are usually associated with some group or Movement.