The Adult Formation Ministry promotes learning and spiritual development for adults of the parish to deepen appreciation for the Catholic faith and inspire greater participation and engagement. The ministry coordinates a wide range of opportunities including: Bible studies, lecture-style presentations, small faith-sharing groups, providing resources for personal study, and other activities of interest. Saint Mary will continue to develop the ministry, with a commitment to life-long intergenerational learning, to bring people closer to God.
Activities and Events
“Catholic Bible 101: Overview of the Old Testament”
In this six-week series, Fr. Matt will examine the beginning of the story of salvation and present an overview of the Old Testament by diving deeper into the Scriptural accounts of God’s covenants with humanity and the Jewish people. Click on the button below to read more. Registration is required. Please use the Online Registration button at the top of the page or print and return the form below.
“Lord, Teach Me to Pray”
Ignatian Prayer Group for Women
Lord, Teach Me to Pray is a three-part Ignatian prayer series developed to meet the desire for on-going spiritual growth; for an appropriate response to the call to holiness; and for a deeper commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord. In facilitated faithsharing prayer communities, the Lord, himself, teaches us to pray. Click on the button below to learn more about the series and how to register.
“Wonderfully Created, Wonderfully Redeemed”
The 2018 Lenten Parish Mission presented by Kristin Bird, Executive Director of Burning Hearts Disciples. This two night event will focus on a deepened relationship to God and becoming better disciples. No registration is required for the mission.