Free Time This Summer?

In case you run out of things to do this summer, we thought we’d inform you of some great ongoing formation opportunities around the country. Some cost money, some don’t. But all of them will inform you, inspire you, and encourage you in your ministry.

Summer Instagram Bible Study

Join Walking with Purpose on Instagram Thursday evenings this summer, and our team will lead you through the nine lessons of Beholding His Glory.

Light the World! Summer Institute

An opportunity for high school students to investigate, research, and learn how faith and culture interact with everyday life. Hear from our own Bishop Frank Caggiano and other expert catechists from around the country. July 6-9. Cost $125. Scholarships available.

St. Joseph Seminary and College

Open to qualified (Bachelor’s required) lay men & women, priests, consecrated religious. Enroll for credit or audit 50% off tuition for alumni auditors & 50% off tuition on one class for new students. Tuition: $1500 for 3 Credit Course, $500 for audit dial in from any location to join a class using Zoom!

Summer Sacred Music Courses

Courses include: Principles of Sacred Music, Principles of Chant, Teaching Gregorian Chant to Children, Conducting and Group Vocal Pedagogy for the Parish Music Director, Introduction to the Organ for Pianists

Called & Co-Responsible: Summer Seminars for Church Life Renewal

The McGrath Institute for Church Life is hosting a series of virtual seminars throughout summer 2020 aimed at empowering pastoral leaders and scholars for the work of renewing the Church, especially in light of present challenges.

The Art of Parish Ministry

A Master Class in Ministry

An online masterclass for those seeking to become more effective ministers, The Art of Parish Ministry provides in depth professional and spiritual development for liturgical musicians, catechetical leaders, and pastoral staff members. This four-day intensive is designed to equip ministers with skills for excellence in parish ministry