A calling; invitation; summons.
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the VOCATION wherewith ye are called, with all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love; endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. ( Ephesians 4:1-3 )
Bibliography Information"Entry for 'Vocation'". A King James Dictionary.