This year Catechetical Day will be celebrated on March 20, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. until -12:30 p.m. (virtually) with Bishop W. Francis Malooly. Catechetical Day honors and celebrates Catechists through prayer, recognition of their years of service to the Catechetical Ministry, in addition to spiritual and professional development.
All Clergy, Directors/Coordinators of Religious Education, and Catechists are warmly invited to attend this annual event hosted by the Office for Religious Education. Please share this invitation widely in your parish with those who serve in the Catechetical Ministry!
Registration deadline is February 26, 2021.
Some highlights of the day!
- D/CREs and Catechists celebrating anniversary years of service will be honored via a live presentation. Award recipients are encouraged to upload their pictures for inclusion in the presentation. Please note: certificates signed by the Bishop will be mailed to each recipient following Catechetical Day.
- Bob McCarty, D. Min. is the keynote speaker and will lead participants in two spiritual and professional development sessions.
- A Young Adult Panel will share their real experiences of faith and discipleship.
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