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'Learn from Me' - Catechesis and Mission - Formation Programme

Introducing a new and exciting Formation Programme,  for all involved in parish ministry, and for all who desire to go deeper into their faith and understanding.

Developed in partnership with the Maryvale Institute in Birmingham, the ‘Learn From Me’ formation programme includes: 

Maryvale Institute - Certificate in Parish Mission and Ministry

This one-year part-time distance learning course, which includes Study Days with tutors from Maryvale Institute at Vaughan House, as well as the pastoral support of the Agency for Evangelisation team, is designed for those involved in parish and liturgical ministries, including members of Evangelisation Teams and Pastoral Councils.

Cost:  £ 675 and £25 registration fee

Maryvale Institute - Certificate in Catechesis

This two-year part-time distance learning course, which includes Study Days with tutors from Maryvale Institute at Vaughan House, as well as the pastoral support of the Catechesis Advisers at the Agency for Evangelisation, is designed for parish catechists, employed or volunteer, and for those considering this ministry.

Cost: £ 675 per year and £25 registration fee.

Maryvale Institute - A Catechesis on Marriage and Family

This six-month part-time Catechesis, including Study Days with tutors from Maryvale Institute at Vaughan House, as well as the pastoral support of the Marriage and Family Life team at the Agency for Evangelisation, is designed for those involved in the ministry of Marriage Preparation and for anyone with a desire to understand more of the Church’s beautiful teaching on marriage and the family.

Cost. £ 455 and £25 registration fee.

Applications are welcome from self-funders or with parish support.

A reference from the Parish Priest will be requested for all applicants.

Information Evenings:

Tuesday 29th January 2019

The Most Precious Blood & St Edmund, 115 Hertford Rd, Edmonton N9 7EN, 7.30 – 9.00pm

Wednesday 30th January 2019

SS Alban and Stephen, 14 Beaconsfield Rd, St Albans AL1 3RB, 7.30-9.00pm

Thursday 31st January 2019

Vaughan House, 46 Francis Street, SW1W 1QN, 7.30-9.00pm

(This Information Evening will be the only one at which A Maryvale Institute - A Catechesis on Marriage and Family will be presented along with the other two courses.)

Launch and Study Day:

The Formation Programme will be launched on Saturday 9th March 2019, commencing at 9:00am with a Mass in Westminster Cathedral Crypt at 11.00am celebrated by Bishop Nicholas Hudson. At this Mass the participants on each course will be blessed and commissioned. You would be very welcome to join them for this important moment. Mass will be followed by lunch and the first Study Day.

Application form:

Please submit application forms and payments directly to  Maryvale Institute. The details are indicated on the form enclosed to this folder.

Electronic versions of application pack are also available.

For further information and Application Forms please contact Ausra Cane at the Agency for Evangelisation at ausracane@rcdow.org.uk or 020 7931 6078.