Do you want to know more about what the Catholic Church teaches and the how and why the teaching came about? If so, then we invite you to look deeper into Scripture and the teachings of the Church through the offerings listed below.
Religious Education does not end in eighth grade, it is meant to continue throughout our adult life. It is our life long responsibility as Catholic Christians to grow and gain knowledge in our faith. Below is a list of opportunities that our parish makes available to you to help you in your faith journey.
Please feel free to contact us at [email protected] to answer any questions or to offer any suggestions about any of the programs/classes that we offer.
In the final analysis, catechesis is necessary both for the maturation of the faith of Christians and for their witness in the world: It is aimed at bringing Christians to "attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ"(55); it is also aimed at making them prepared to make a defense to anyone who calls them to account for the hope that is in them.(55) (Pope St. John Paul II, Catechesis in Our Time #25)
Programs that are offered:
Mission Statement: The Adult Faith Formation Committee at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Parish will provide the adults of the parish community opportunities to learn and grow in their faith as Catholic Christians by providing options that will meet each adult where they are in their faith journey and walk with them as they deepen their understanding and move into a closer relationship with God, the Father, Son & Holy Spirit.