The United States Council of Catholic Bishops has outlined Six Dimensions of Faith Formation, which we use to guide our goals and inform the planning of our events and speakers.
1. Knowledge of the Faith
Learning the scriptures and Church teachings and tradition.
2. Liturgical Life
Celebrating the Eucharist and daily prayer
3. Moral Formation
Understanding the 10 Commandments, Beatitudes, and the new commandment of Jesus to love one another as he has loved us.
Become familiar with the diverse forms and expressions of Christian prayer, develop a pattern of personal prayer, engage in shared prayer.
5. Communal Life
Nurture married and family life and share in the life and work of the parish.
6. Missionary Spirit
Cultivate an evangelizing spirit, understand the importance of serving those in need and promoting the common good.
Lenten Moments of Mercy
Lent presents a wonderful time to reflect on themes of mercy, and Lenten Moments of Mercy aims to help. This daily e-mail series delivers fresh reflections based on the Scriptures of Lent, sharing the inspiring words of Pope Francis and suggesting Lenten actions and prayers.
In this Jubilee Year of Mercy, take time each day for Lenten Moments of Mercy and prepare your heart for a new appreciation of the journey to Easter.
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