ATTENTION:

Our office is temporarily closed. Staff and volunteers are working from home. 

The Annual Award Luncheon will be held virtually on September 13, 2020  at  2:30 PM.

For Everything There is a Season

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NOW IS THE SEASON TO NOMINATE people you know who have fostered the growth of ADULT FAITH FORMATION:

  • PASTORAL CARE: performing corporal works of mercy with adults, like feeding the hungry clothing the naked, sheltering the homeless, visiting the sick and imprisoned;

  • SPIRITUAL CARE: working in adult spiritual direction or counseling;

  • EDUCATIONAL MEDIA: engaging adults and supporting Catholic thought through social media, publications, tapes, DVDs, CDs, webinars, websites, audio/visuals, Spanish/English translation;

  • THE ARTS: through liturgical art, music, dance, creative writing;

  • RELIGIOUS EDUCATION: providing classes geared to practicing adult Catholics beyond catechesis, plus work in catechesis itself, and the formal preparation of adults for reception into the Catholic Church, including their sponsors;

  • PAROCHIAL FORMATION: organizing small groups for faith sharing, gospel justice, JustFaith, etc. and those entrusted by the Pastor with care of the adult faithful in stewardship or governance;

  • SACRAMENTAL FORMATION: deepening adult understanding of the sacramental life of the Church, especially in helping to prepare adults for reception of the sacraments and parents of their children’s Baptism, First Communion, First Reconciliation, and couples I preparation for Matrimony, aw well as families in preparation for the Rite of Christian Burial.

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