Adult Faith Formation – Ministry Resources

Missio, The Faith Formation Congress!



All in catechetical ministry, especially those who serve adults, are invited to benefit from this day of personal development and spiritual formation. Register today to benefit from “early bird” pricing and group rates! For assistance selecting workshops that will benefit adult faith formation, please contact Nicole Perone
(info below).




Digital Resources

GEMS: Great Endeavors Min2w.jpged and Shared is a monthly newsletter of best practices for adult faith formation. You can sign up to receive the GEMS monthly newsletter direct to your email, as well as access the archived newsletters, by visiting Sr. Janet Schaeffler, OP’s website.

The National Conference for Catechetical Leadership (NCCL) provides a monthly magazine online called Catechetical Leader. It is chock-full of excellent pieces by national experts, and this summer was no exception. An article entitled How to Put Adults at the Center of Formation was very clear and practical. You can read CL, as well as other excellent blogs on matters of adult faith formation, by visiting the Blog section of the NCCL website.

Other helpful blogs include:


Archived Webinars

Ave Maria Press runs a number of excellent webinars on a variety of catechetical matters, and they are archived as far back as 2013, still accessible for viewing. Some excellent adult faith formation options include:


As you become aware of other resources and opportunities for adult faith formation, please do share them with the OEEC, by contacting:
Nicole M. Perone
Archdiocesan Director of Adult Faith Formation
860-242-5573 x2677