Events

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

Sep 12
Best Practices for RCIA
The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults), also called the Catechumenate, is a process of initiation into the Catholic Community of Faith for persons who are experiencing a conversion… Read More
Sep 15
Clergy Check-In #1
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
Sep 16
Faith Formation Leaders Quarterly Meeting 9/16
In addition to our bi-weekly virtual calls, all faith formation leaders are invited to join in person for prayer, food, and conversation. There is no business at these meetings –… Read More
Sep 17
Praying with Parish Staff
All receptionists, bookkeepers, secretaries, and other parish staff who work so tirelessly to offer a great first impression for our parishes are invited to join in a day of prayer,… Read More
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 25 years of marriage or 50+ years of marriage are invited to gather at St. Matthew’s parish on Saturday, September 25, 2021, at either 10:30 am or… 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
Join us once a month to unpack a new Church document – from our collective past and present – and learn more about the implications for the faithful of today.… 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