“Adult faith formation, by which people consciously grow in the life of Christ through experience, reflection, prayer, and study, must be “the central task in the catechetical enterprise,” becoming “the axis around which revolves the catechesis of childhood and adolescence as well as that of old age.”
Our Hearts Are Burning Within Us, n.5
Adult Catechesis Online Calendar
Adult Catechesis Programs PDF
Adult Formation at St. Thomas More includes many different programs and opportunities. Please click on titles or see sub-channels for more information:
FORMED - Online Catholic videos, books and audio recordings; free to St. Thomas More parishioners. Contact Jim Hynes for access code.
Adult Confirmation - for any adult who has not yet celebrated Confirmation. Next program begins on March 7 2017, for a celebration on June 4 2017.
Bible Study - featured programs:
Doorways to Formation in the Faith - is an initiative of the Diocese of Raleigh for the formation of Catechists. However, all Catholic Adults are also welcome to participate in it as an educational opportunity. See St. Thomas More Doorways page for courses available here.
Ignatian Fellowship - meets first Monday of the month to study aspects of Ignatian Spirituality
Spirituality - opportunities for Retreats, Spiritual Direction and the study of Spirituality.
Catholic Fiction Book Club meets at the library in the Newman Center, 218 Pittsboro Street. Now discussing 'The Fellowship of the Ring' by J.R.R. Tolkien. For more information contact Danielle Christmas.
Past Retreats and Conferences - Sound and video recordings of past events, including Mgr. Michael Clay, Bishop Robert Barron and Fr. Adrian Burke, OSB.
More opportunities for Adult Formation:
See full listing of on-line courses supported by the Diocese of Raleigh.