Online Studies for Ministry         Community Catholic Church of Canada

St. Francis Seminary

Online Studies for Ministry

Combined Diploma Course - Tuesday nights on Zoom  February 7, 2023

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Diploma in Lay Pastoral/Pastoral Ministry schedule

Unit one and Two - Introduction and discernment
 
 

-  7 pm to 8:30 pm - overview and CCCC history

- 7 pm to 8:00 pm - Our Spiritual Development and call to serve  Valentine's special time

 
 
Unit Three : The Path of the Pastor  

 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Self-care: Love Thyself
 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Self-exploration: Embrace Thyself

-  7 pm to 8:30 pm - Self-care: Express Thyself

   7 pm to 8:30 pm - Communication

 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Communication


- 7 pm to 9 pm - HOLY WEEK - combined with priests

-  7 pm to 8:30 pm - Pastoral Care
 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Ministry in the Community
- 7 pm to 8:30 pm - The Spirit Connection


Unit Four:  PASTORAL MINISTRY - Funerals
 

Funeral ministry A look at grief, assisting the grieving family, Elements of the funeral ceremony, working with a funeral home, administration/ record keeping/promotion

  7 pm to 8:30 pm -
  7 pm to 8:30 pm -

  7 pm to 8:30 pm -

 
Unit FIVE:  PASTORAL MINISTRY -  Baptism, baby naming 

The rite of initiation: the meaning of baptism. Role of sponsors, elements of the ceremony. Baby naming – welcoming of child into the family and community. Elements of a ceremony,  Administration/record keeping.   

May 30 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm -  Intro to Sacraments

June 6 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm -  Sacraments/ Intro to Baptism
June 13-  7 pm to 8:30 pm -  Baptism

June 20 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Baptism

June 27 - 7 pm to 8:30 pm - Baptism


Unit VI PRACTICAL MINISTRY

Elements of Worship Practising reading, writing prayers


July 18- 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. online
July 25 - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. online


Training day and ordination of Lay Pastoral Ministers TBA

The path to the diaconate

7 pm to 8:30 pm -

 7 pm to 8:30 pm -

 7 pm to 8:30 pm -

pre-ordination retreat and training tba

 7 pm to 8:30 pm -

- 7 pm to 8:30 pm
 - online rehearsal

Ordination