Events

"God never tires of forgiving us; we are the ones who tire of seeking his mercy." Pope Francis

Sep 21
Parish Leader Check In #23
Every two weeks, all parish ministry leaders are invited to a virtual check-in. Topics for discussion include diocesan norms, policies, upcoming events, planning together, and more. Oftentimes, there is a… Read More
Sep 25
Celebrating Wedding Anniversaries
All those celebrating 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, or 50+ anniversary are invited to gather at St. Matthew’s parish on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at either 10:30 am or 1:00… Read More
Oct 05
Parish Leader Check In #24
Every two weeks, all parish ministry leaders are invited to a virtual check-in. Topics for discussion include diocesan norms, policies, upcoming events, planning together, and more. Oftentimes, there is a… Read More
Oct 13
Documents That (Still) Matter #3
About The Document We will study Dei verbum. It is in hearing the message of Christ that people believe, and in believing, we hope, and through hope, we learn to love… Read More
Oct 15
Form a Parish Reading Group - Fall 2021
Get your friends together at your parish and start reading! This year, The Leadership Institute will help parishes get great discounts on books, provide a study and reflection guide, and… Read More
Oct 17
Face-to-Face Formation for Liturgical Ministers Session 1
If you hope to be a Reader or Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion at your parish and you have not yet completed formation, you may do so online. This workshop… Read More
Oct 19
Parish Leader Check In #25
Every two weeks, all parish ministry leaders are invited to a virtual check-in. Topics for discussion include diocesan norms, policies, upcoming events, planning together, and more. Oftentimes, there is a… Read More
Oct 20
Clergy Check-In #2
This year, we want to offer a chance for clergy to join in a virtual opportunity to touch base with Institute staff to ask questions, make suggestions, or get help… Read More
Oct 30
Preparation for Convalidation of Marriage
There are many coupled in our diocese who are married, but not married sacramentally. Those numbers increased during the pandemic. “Convalidation” comes from two Latin words and means that a… Read More
Nov 02
Parish Leader Check In #26
Every two weeks, all parish ministry leaders are invited to a virtual check-in. Topics for discussion include diocesan norms, policies, upcoming events, planning together, and more. Oftentimes, there is a… Read More
Nov 03 - 04
Christology 101
A two morning or two evening experience with Dr. Patrick Donovan, outlining who the person of Jesus was to his followers and how, by studying the life of Christ, we… Read More
Nov 10
Documents That (Still) Matter #4
About The Document We will read Lumen gentium. In 1964, the Second Vatican Council taught that the council fathers wanted to “bring the light of Christ to all men, a light… Read More