A Journey Through the Catechism
|Year Two Timeline|
|August-September 2012||Small Group Leader Training:Christian Prayer||Engages participants in learning, practicing, and developing a broad range of facilitation skills. Focuses on the rich heritage of Catholic spirituality and prayer, types and forms of prayer, and provides experiences of different forms of prayer.|
|Fall 2012||Faith-Sharing –Christian Prayer: Deepening My Experience of God||Small groups of Why Catholic? participants meet in their various locales for Sessions 1 to 6 of the Christian Prayer book.|
|Advent 2012||Adult Faith Formation Opportunity:Why Catholics Pray||Presents the richness of the Catholic tradition of prayer, its faithful practice, and the need for spiritual reading and other spiritual aids. Explores different forms of both private prayer and common prayer within the family, small communities, and other groups.
Audience: The entire parish will be invited for this adult faith formation opportunity being held at a variety of locations and times around the Archdiocese.
|Spring 2013||Preparing a Place: Becoming a Young Adult-Responsive Parish||This interactive workshop explores the world of young Catholic adults: who they are, how they see themselves and are seen, as well as the influence of culture on them and their values. Guidance will be offered on how to encourage young adult involvement in parish life through focused outreach and the development of leadership roles.
Audience: pastor, pastoral staff, Why Catholic? parish team, other interested parish leaders and campus ministers.
|Lent 2013||Faith-Sharing — Christian Prayer:Deepening My Experience of God||Small groups of Why Catholic? participants meet in their various locales for Sessions 7 to 12 of the Christian Prayer book.|