Study Guides for Directory for Catechesis
I am happy to share the Leaders and Participants Guides and Participants Guides for the new Directory for Catechesis. We strongly encourage you to set time aside as a parish catechetical leadership team to read and discuss the… Read More
Formation for Catechists
Please feel free to distribute to your catechists. It will help them sign up for formation if they have not done so already. I know some of you have sent… Read More
Confirmation Directives as of 9/1/21
Please make sure these directives are followed for all the celebrations of Confirmation AFTER September 1, 2021. Directives for Confirmations.2021-22 (Word) Directives for Confirmations.2021-22  (PDF)
Universal Prayers for Confirmation
As per the request of some of you, I am uploading the Universal Prayers to be used for the celebration of Confirmation in parishes. As always, please let me know… Read More
OCP Grant Opportunity
Please see this notice from OCP about grant opportunities for parishes. OCP Grant Opportunity
Confirmation Sponsors: Norms and Forms – Updated
NEW! Please use this new Calendar Request Form beginning immediately (April 26, 2021). Calendar Request Form for Confirmation – Fall 2021   These go into effect in July 2021. You… Read More
Memo to Pastors 032221
This memo is being sent to pastors on Monday, March 22.  It asks them to facilitate contact between those who serve middle school and high school young people and our… Read More
Memo to Pastors from HR and LI
The following memo was sent to all pastors on March 15, 2021 to offer the assistance of the Office of Human Resources and The Leadership Institute when it comes to… Read More
What Young People Are Saying
From July 2018 to December 2019, the National Dialogue worked with its national leadership network to host local conversations with youth, young adults, parents, and ministry leaders – to listen… Read More
Lenten Poster 2021
Forty Ways to Encounter Christ in Lent This season, let’s allow Lent to bring us closer to Christ in both heart and mind, reminding ourselves of His grace and promise… Read More