Growing in Faith Together
From the Office of Evangelization and Catechesis
Explore the Responsibilities of Faithful Citizenship & the Demands of Authentic Political Engagement
Tuesday, September 22
7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Join St. Bernard's School of Theology & Ministry for the continuation of their Theology and Culture series! Part one of this fall series features adjunct professor, Dr. Taylor P. O'Neill - co-professor of their summer course on Political Theology, for a discussion on what it means to be a faithful citizen. For more information and to register for the gathering, click here.
Theology on Tapas- September 23
Faith and Citizenship: Catholic Perspectives on American Politics
Thursday, September 24
As the 2020 presidential election approaches, this panel presentation explores a Catholic perspective on American politics. How can people of faith draw upon the Christian tradition to address the polarization that is taking place in America? What role do moral issues play when deciding on a candidate? How can we move towards greater unity and collaboration in a time of division? Moderated by Dr. Cathleen Kaveny, a panel of editors from America Media address these questions and more. For more information and to register for this free webinar, click here.
Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
The Generous Landowner & Vineyard Workers
40:30 Young Adult Group
The Southeast Rochester Catholic Community invites young adults to take a break from the noisiness of the world and gather with other young adults in faith. This new young adult group takes its inspiration from Isaiah 40:30-31. The group currently gathers Mondays at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. For more information, click here.
Rochester Catholic Men's Conference
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
This annual conference for men goes virtual in 2020! The theme for this year's conference is “Called to Holiness”. The morning includes praying the rosary, Mass with Bishop Matano, talks with Dr. David Anders (Host of Called to Communion radio show) and Troy Guy (Catholic Apologist & Nuclear Engineer) and much more. If you are interested in learning more or registering, click here.
Young Adult Bible Study
Individuals 18-35 are invited to a Bible study organized by the Auburn area young adult ministry. Read/discuss passages from the Bible and Church documents while enjoying fellowship with other young adults. The study is informed by Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) Equip. For more information, please click here.
Service with Foodlink
Foodlink has service opportunities available this fall! If you are healthy and available, please feel free to sign up below. Each volunteer must register individually. To read the full volunteer requirements, please click here. If volunteer spaces are full, please feel free to join the wait-list here.
Digital Disciples Night- October 1
Fr. John was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee in 2010. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame. He undertook philosophical studies at Catholic University of America and theological studies in Rome. In 2019 he was assigned Vocation Promoter and Promoter of Women’s Religious and Consecrated Life.
For more information and to participate, click here.
Check out the resources below to keep your faith strong this week and the weeks to come!