‘Sharing the Journey’ – there is an opportunity for catechists to be renewed and refreshed by taking part in a series of on-line conversations with a variety of speakers from around the country. Each speaker will offer their own insights into different aspects of catechesis and evangelisation, followed by time to discuss, comment and share ideas.

Our speakers & dates are:

23 September 2021: What is the Church asking of us? – Fr Jan Nowotnik

21 October: Sycamore – Susan Longhurst

25 November: Celebrating the Rites – why bother? – Mgr Kevin McGinnell

20 January 2022: Called by Name – the significance of the Rite of Election – Sarah Adams

24 February: The Lenten Journey through Art

24 March: Entering the Mystery, Praying the Triduum – Fr James Hanvey SJ

21 April: Mystagogia – it’s not a swear word – David Wells

19 May: Supporting people in our parishes who present with intellectual difficulties – Cristina Gangemi

16 June: Being a Catechist – David Wells

July: Retreat

All are welcome to join, including anyone who is interested in this area of ministry but not yet involved. To our first session on Thursday 23 September, we welcome Fr Jan Nowotnik. The conversations will take place on Microsoft Teams, 7.30pm – 8.45pm. To register your interest please contact: adult.education@cliftondiocese.com. A Teams invitation will be sent out a few days before each talk.

Sharing the Journey poster