PAST adult formation classes
The Shape of Our Liturgy (last held January 2020)
Explore the parts of the mass and their purpose in guiding the conversation and work of worship and preparing the body of Christ as a living sacrament of the kingdom for the world.
Week one video: The introductory rites | (click here for study guide)
Week two video: The liturgy of the Word | (click here for study guide)
Week three video: Eucharist | (click here for study guide)
Week four video: The concluding rites | (click here for study guide)
Link to video on the mass by Bishop Barron
Sacrament and Mission (last held February-May 2020)
Dig deeply into the nature and purpose of the sacraments of initiation (baptism, confirmation, and eucharist) and the way they shape the people of God to be the body of Christ and to engage in his mission.
We did not record these sessions to video, but the study guide below is designed for self-study. Enjoy it on your own in the presence of the Holy Spirit, try it with your spouse or a good friend, or use it in a small group!
Made for More, the class (using "Fulfilled" by Christopher West) (last held February-May 2020)
Following the Made for More event February 6, we dug deeper into Pope Saint John Paul II's breathtaking treatment of the beauty and purpose of humankind as God created us.
Contact Dr. Chris Diffenderfer, Director of Faith Formation, for access to the videos and study guide for this series.