2017 Summer Adult Formation and Certification Program

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The following classes will be offered at the Diocesan Pastoral Center during our 2017 summer catechetical program. All classes below will acquire certification credit for DREs, catechists, catholic school teachers, youth ministers, etc. All adults are welcomed to attend these classes regardless of whether you seek certification credit or plan to attend to have greater knowledge of our faith.

Participants must attend all class hours for full attendance certification credit. Certificates of completion for each course will be distributed at the completion of each course. 

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Multiple Day Courses

Dates Course Cost Time
June 5-8

Church History 

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm
June 12-15

Church / Ecclesiology

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm
June 19-22

Christian Morality

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm
June 26-30

Basic Teachings--Sacred Scripture

Basic Teachings--Creed

Basic Teachings--Liturgy & Sacraments

Basic Teachings--Moralidad

Basic Teachings--Prayer & Spirituality 

$50 9:30 am-4 pm

Registration will open early spring 2017. 

 

Additional Courses

Dates Course Cost Time
July 5 Media & Technology $35 9:30 am-3:30 pm
July 6 Learning Theories & Learning Styles $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 10 Introduction to Theology of the Body  $35 9 am-1 pm
July 10 Reproduction & Procreation  $20 2-4 pm
July 11 Advanced Theology of the Body $50 9 am-4 pm
July 12 Contemporary Issues of Concern in Human Sexual Morality $50 9 am-4 pm
July 13 Love and Friendship in Christian Marriage & Celibacy $35 9 am-1 pm
July 13 Methods and Resources $20 2-4 pm
July 17 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 1 $45** 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 18 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 2 ** 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 19 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 3 ** 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 20 Principles of Adult Formation (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 21 National Directory for Catechesis (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 25 New Evangelization & Catechesis $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 26 Coll. B: Building Community $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 27 Christian Leadership (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm 

Registration will open early spring 2017. 

For detailed class description, please click here!

For questions regarding certification and credit hours, please contact:

Carolyn Martinez, (512) 949-2461 

Gustavo Rodriguez, (512) 949-2542

For questions regarding registration, please contact:

Yolanda Sanchez, (512) 949-2492