Faith Formation is a
for each of us. A
in place that will help form Catechists and interested adults, in the teachings of the Church. There are three parts to
the Diocesean Approved program
: Basic & Intermediate Catechetical Training
is based on an individual’s pace or can be accelerated should you so desire. Prior coursework will be considered upon request and evaluation by contacting the CCF Coordinator, Tena Allain at
All Catechists at St. Ann are encouraged to participate .
descriptions visit the Diocesan Website
For a calender listing of additional courses taught throughout the Diocese of Dallas visit here.
For Schedule of Continuing Catechetical
Formation Classes for 2015 see
to the left.
CCF Course 702: Introduction to the Ministry of Catechesis
Monday, June 22 and Tuesday, June 23 - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
St. Ann Center Room 330
Instructor: Donna Chesshir, MTS
Presents the history and development of catechesis and its role in the Church, the founding principles of catechesis, the history of the major catechetical movements, the people influencing them, and the relationship of catechesis and evangelization. Students will also be introduced to the major church documents on catechesis and to catechetical methodologies.
CCF Course 704: Adult Faith Formation
Wed., June 24 and Thurs., June 25 - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
St. Ann Center Room 330
Instructor: Claudio Mora, MTS
This course offers a basic introduction to skills and attitudes for facilitators of parish faith formation in a variety of settings. The methods for adults exploring the importance of helping participants get in touch with their personal faith stories, the nature of small groups, skills for facilitating small groups, and strategies for incorporating explicit doctrinal content into faith sharing settings.
Non-Credit Adult Faith Formation Opportunities - July 2015
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University of Dallas Ministry Conference
3 DAYS - October 22 - 24, 2015
Our goal at St. Ann is to have one
Catechist in each of the Religious
classes for our children. Bishop Kevin Farrell has identified Catechetical
as a primary need for our Diocese. If you are interested in
classes at other locations then:
Find the information on the diocesan website calender
Send request for
to Parish CCF Coordinator, Tena Allain at firstname.lastname@example.org
or more information on the classes or Catechetical
contact Tena Allain, Continuing Catechetical Formation (CCF) Coordinator for St. Ann Parish at CCF@stannparish.org or cell 214-755-9993.