Adult Faith Formation

(a ministry of the Office of Catechetical Leadership, Youth and Young Adult Ministry)

 

Adult faith formation is offered during the year by this office in various locations throughout the diocese. This office will work with any parish or school to custom design an Adult Faith Formation Program.

 

Programs:

  • Searchlight Virtual School is the online source for Catechist Certification for Parish Catechists and Catholic School Teachers as well as ongoing Adult Faith Formation courses. For registration and information go to www.SearchlightVS.com 
     
  • School of Christian Formation/La Escuela de Formacion is a three-year certification process. Upon completion graduates may obtain Level III certification for teachers, master catechist certification for parish catechists, or agent of evangelization for pastoral ministers. To view the schedules for School of Christian Formation/La Escuela de Formacion, please click here
     
  • Lay Ecclesial Ministry Development is a five-part foundational series held in various locations throughout the diocese. The purpose of participation is to help understand what ministry is, how we are called, discerning our individual calling, exploring qualities and competencies, formation and training.