Adult Faith Formation
2013 DIOCESAN DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD RECIPIENTS
Pictured from left to right:
Dick and Sandy Tuszynski, for their five years of service to the diocesan Marriage Preparation Program
Fr. Philip Schotzko, for his service to the San Lucas mission in Guatemala
Audrey Prokosch, for her service as president of the DCCW
Mary Lou Mathiowetz, for her service as co-chair of the "Christ Our Life" Campaign
Rose Mary Kirtz, for her six years of service on the Diocesan Pastoral Council
2013 BISHOP LUCKER LECTURE
"Ongoing Conversion" with Marcus Grodi
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7 p.m.
(To view as slide show, click on "Slide Show"
and then on "From Beginning.")
PAST BISHOP LUCKER LECTURES
"Sowing Seeds of Hope in a Distracted World"
with Jim Ennis
"The YouTube Heresies"
with Fr. Robert Barron
The program is available in DVD.
To order contact: Office of Communications
"Our Future Priests, From Someone Who Knows Them: An Examination of Recent Trends in the Priesthood"
LAY MINISTRY PROGRAMS
Together in Communion, Together in Ministry,
LAY MINISTRY GRANT
Have you ever thought about serving the Diocese of New Ulm as a DRE, teacher, canon lawyer, or pastoral care supervisor? Do you wish you could further your education in these fields, but don't have the resources to do so?
The Diocese of New Ulm offers the Lay Ministry Grant to individuals pursuing a master degree in theology, pastoral ministry, pastoral administration, liturgy, or canon law. Applicants must intend on serving in the Diocese of New Ulm upon receiving the degree, and they must attend one of the following schools: St. Mary's University, Winona - Institute in Pastoral Ministry; St. John's School of Theology, Collegeville; University of St. Thomas, St. Paul; St. Meinrad University, St. Meinrad, Ind.; or the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.
For a description of the grant and an application form, click here. If you have further questions, contact Ann Pryzbilla, 507-359-2966.
"VATICAN II AND THE LAITY"
A presentation by Edward Hahnenberg
Professor of Theology at John Carroll University
Wednesday, March 16, 2013
UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON ONLINE LEARNING
The Diocese of New Ulm partners with the University of Dayton for online learning.
For more information or to register for an upcoming session, click here.
NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR CATECHETICAL LEADERSHIP (NCCL)
This is the only national organization dedicated solely to the ministry of catechesis. Its membership consists of catechetical leaders from diocesan offices, parish catechetical leaders, academics who work in the field of catechesis, and publishing partners.
A Pastoral Plan for Adult Faith Formation - An excerpt from United States Conference of Catholic Bishops document
United States Catholic Catechism for Adults - Only product details.
For Catholics We Miss
University of Notre Dame - Satellite Theological Education Program (STEP)
A monthly newsletter published by the New Ulm diocesan Offices of Religious Education and Youth Ministry.