Catholic School Faith Formation
STEP Courses for January
All catechists, catechetical leaders, Catholic school teachers, and everyone interested in deepening their faith are invited to take a STEP Course. Theology courses offered by STEP at the University of Notre Dame this coming January. The Archdiocese of Hartford has a partnership with STEP which provides a 50% discount so that the
cost of the course per individual is $49.50. Course participants gain a rich overview of Catholic beliefs and faith practices and grow in their personal faith.
Courses Starting on January 8
- Christian Doctrine for Catechists II
- Core Course: Introduction to the Catholic Faith
- The Gospel of John: The Book of Glory
- The American Catholic Experience
- History of Christianity: The High and Late Middle Ages
- The Intercultural Church: Theological Foundations and Pastoral Practices
- Jesus Christ: Yesterday and Today
- Liturgy: A Guide for the Perplexed
- The Old Testament: The Prophets
- The Papacy
Courses Starting on January 15
Please register for classes on the STEP home page. For more information, contact Archdiocesan Director of Catechetical Initiatives, Lisa Orchen at Lisa.Orchen@aohct.org.Please register for classes on the STEP home page.
Celebrating Liturgy with Children a Workshop for Parish Catechists and Catholic School Teachers
Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center
January 10, 2018
6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
This workshop is designed for parish catechetical leaders, pastors, liturgy and music directors, Catholic school educators, catechists and more. Together we will explore the process of forming children to fully engage in liturgical celebrations including proclaiming the Word of God, preparing the Prayer of the Faithful, participating through liturgical music and more. The evening will include the opportunity to learn and connect with others we will close with a beautiful liturgy.
Offering: $40, includes dinner
To register: https://www.holyfamilyretreat.org/parishcatechists
For more information, contact:
Archdiocesan Director of Catechetical Initiatives
860-242-5573 ext. 2652