Religious Education [Catechesis]

Faith formation [catechesis] is a sacred call to lead and direct faith education in the name of the Catholic Church.  Do you enjoy engaging with others about their faith – sharing it with others and seeing how they too are growing in their understanding of it and their love for Jesus?  Faith formation is a life-long process.  You discover this as you grow in experience over time.  Sisters use their gifts in a variety of ways and in a variety of settings to help people to know, love and serve God.  Do you desire to share your faith in this way?  What attracts you to sharing your faith?  What gifts do you think are needed to serve in this ministry?      Catechetical leaders serve in many roles including:

  • Diocesan director of catechesis
  • Parish director of religious education
  • Religion teacher
  • Instructor at a seminary or diocesan ministry program
  • And more…