He attends Mass at least weekly, prays everyday, obeys the commandments, and tries to serve others.He must be mentally, emotionally and physically healthy. A man must pray a great deal, listening with both heart and soul to know what God wants him to do.Just because you have this desire down not exclude the possibility that you have a vocation to the priesthood or religious service.If you do not follow the vocation for which God made you, you can attain a certain degree of happiness in this world and still attain salvation (go to heaven).In general, the priest brings Jesus Christ to people in their spiritual needs.A vocation is a call from God to do something specifically for God and for His kingdom.The media often gives an incorrect impression of priests; that they are largely unhappy, frustrated and angry. Surveys of the job satisfaction of adult males in different roles consistantly find that priests always score very highly.There is never a dull moment for those in the priesthood.
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Of course, there are trials and tribulations in every vocation.Equally Christ calls some to the commitment of single life.Remember: It is normal to desire marriage and family.However you can never be as happy as you might have been, had you followed your proper vocation.
This is why it is so important that you discern correctly.
A priest can do anything he wants for recreation, as long as it is consistent with the Christian life.