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Diocesan Day for Catechists

  • Amigo Hall Lambeth Road London, England, SE1 6HR United Kingdom (map)

This year, this special event will take place on Saturday 22 September 2018 at St George’s Cathedral, Southwark, SE1 6HR. This Day is for all the Catechists of the diocese, including those involved in Children’s Liturgy of the Word and the RCIA process.  The programme is as follows:
10:30am    Arrivals, registrations and tea/coffee
11:00am    Welcome and practical notices by the CCF Director
11:05am    Keynote Address: Eucharist & Scripture with Fr John Hemer MHM
12noon     Session 1 (choice of workshop)
1:00pm     Lunch and Bookstall
1:45pm     Session 2 (choice of workshop)
2:45pm     Session 3 (choice of workshop)
4:00pm     Commissioning Mass to be celebrated by Archbishop Peter Smith
Along with the catered sandwich lunch, tea and coffee will also be provided and a Bookshop will be available. The usual parish Booking Form will be sent out to parishes on 4 September 2018. The cost is just £10 per person, which should be paid by the parish.

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Session 1 at 12 noon a) Safeguarding b) Confession a preparation for the Eucharist c) Sacrament of the Eucharist - Family Catechesis d) Sacramental Preparation for Children with Varied & Special Needs. Session 2 at 1:45pm a) Baptism: Gateway to the Sacramental Life b) Approaches to Ongoing Formation for Adults in your Parish c) Eucharistic Adoration with Small Children d) Confirmation - Eucharistic Sessions Session 3 at 2:45 pm a) Safeguarding b) Bringing the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit to 'life' in your Confirmation catechesis c) Evangelization and Catechesis d) Children's Liturgy - Preparing for the Lord's Day Please complete and return this form with a suggested payment of £10 per catechist made payable to Centre for Catholic Formation by Monday 17 September. If you would prefer an invoice to be sent, we would be happy to provide one. Your support in this is greatly appreciated.
Earlier Event: September 13
CCRS Introductory Evening
Later Event: September 25
Stone as Lace