Catechesis of Children

For more information about the catechesis of children, as occurring in the Archdiocese of Winnipeg, please go to Faith Formation of Children.

Opportunities to Gather

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RECOMMENDED & APPROVED

CATECHISM  PROGRAMS

In 2012 a review of Catechism Program in the Archdiocese of Winnipeg was undertaken. 

For many years only one  program was resource for use:

Born of the Spirit/ We are Strong Together.

Following the review, 2 programs were also recommended and approved for use:

 

¨ Loyola Press, Finding God, Our Response to God’s Gift 2013

¨ Pflaum Weeklies, What the Church Believes and Teaches

 

Links to these Programs can be found below:

 

Born of the Spirit/ We are Strong Together 

 

Loyola Press, Finding God, Our Response to God’s Gift 2013

 

 

Pflaum Weeklies, What the Church Believes and Teaches

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AVAILABLE NOW AT THE OFFICE OF CATECHETICS & FAITH DEVELOPMENT FOR YOUR PARISH TO BORROW

 

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4 Evening Sessions for Material Making

(Formation "Graduates" are invited).  

Upcoming workshop: January 24 (Tuesday) 6:30-9:00 at St. Charles Retreat Centre, 323 St. Charles St.

This workshop will primarily be to make a topographical map. Please RSVP to Nancy as soon as possible, ehnancywood@hotmail.com  if you are wanting to make the map so that she can prepare materials ahead of time. Cost for materials for the map will be $15-$20.

 If you are not in need of this material a continuation of prayer card work will be available as well.

 (Please RSVP even if you plan on attending to continue work on prayer cards too)

 

Other dates:

 March  22 (Wednesday) 6:30-9:00 at Holy Cross

   March 25 (Thursday) 6:30-9:00 at Holy Cross

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The Western Conference for the Catechumenate was founded in Calgary January 14th 1990. Visit the WCC Blog for more information.  

WCC 2017

Presented by Team RCIA

Mark your calendars now for June 9/10 in Winnipeg at Mary, Mother of the Church Catholic Parish. This will be our 27th annual conference and the executive is very excited to have the Archdioceses of St. Boniface and Winnipeg collaborate in hosting the conference this year!

Team RCIA will be presenting the Making Disciples Institute with additional insights to address specific issues parish teams are experiencing in Western Canada.

Registration details will be coming. We are still finalizing the content for this year, so if you have any suggestions they are very welcome. Just email wcc.cochair@yahoo.com

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COME & SEE

CATECHISTS' LENTEN RETREAT

WINNIPEG & BRANDON

 

**NEW ITEM**
COGNITIVE
BEHAVIOUR COURSE
Change how you feel by changing how you think and behave
 
 
 
A COGNITIVE BEHAVIOUR COURSE will be offered by the Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba for everyone who desires to change the negative self talk / conversations we have with ourselves into positive ones. Get off the hamster wheel and head-spinning about struggles and challenges we face every day and learn the tools and techniques of cognitive behaviour strategies to change our thoughts and reactions.
WHERE: ST. PAUL THE APOSTLE CHURCH 
2400 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3J 0M8
WHEN: Monday January 30
Monday February 6
Monday February 13
Monday February 20
Monday February 27
Monday March 6
TIME: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
COST: $40 per person for entire 6 week course
PRESENTER: Tina Holland, Director of Education, Mood Disorders Association of MB
 
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For More Information and to Register please contact St. Paul the Apostle Parish at  204.832.6122 or send an email at secretary@stpaultheapostle.mb.ca

Please view pdf file for TOPICS
 

 

 

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MARCH 2017

FAITH FORMATION COORDINATORS' MONTHLY MEETING

(2 choices)

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 1pm to 3pm at

the Catholic Centre (Large Boardroom)

Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:30 pm at

Venue TBA 

Please RSVP before February Friday, March 17, 2017

 

 

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RITE OF ELECTION

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SUBMIT NAMES

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017

**NEW ITEM**

ESSAY WRITING CONTEST TO ALL YEAR 8&9 Catechism Students

Report from Office

COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR COURSE (542 KB)

CRITERIA FOR CATECHESIS (Issued by the Commission for Evangelization & Catechesis-CCCB November 2015 (3402 KB)

CHRISTIAN UNITY-CATECHISTS'FAITH FORMATION (253 KB)

God's Gift Reconciliation & Eucharist Planning Calendar (Loyola Press) (605 KB)

Recommended & Approved Catechism Program (363 KB)