Click here to see a color version of an Echoes of Faith Infographic (updated Sept 30, 2021)
Click to see a printer friendly version of an Echoes of Faith Infographic (updated Sept 30, 2021)
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Click here to download the Parish Registration Spreadsheet (updated Sept 30, 2021)
What: Diocesan-wide dynamic, multi-faceted, formation opportunity for adult Catholics in Maine utilzing the online tools of Echoes of Faith Emmaus Edition (11 learning modules total). Click to see module descriptions.
When: New modules start every one to two months in rotation scheduled through May 2024. Click to see full schedule of modules with available registration points (updated Sept 30, 2021)
Who: Any fully-initiated (baptized, confirmed, sharing in holy Communion) adult Catholic 18 years of age or older who wants to deepen their own relationship with Christ, practice skills for sharing the faith with others, and support the Church's mission of evangelizing and catechesis. Especially suited for those who currently serve as catechists or teachers and leaders of any aspect of parish or Catholic school religious education and faith formation.
How: Register through local parish for one of two options:
(1) Community Track: participate in a local or regional small discipleship group with a faciliator and diocesan pre and post sessions working through the material and practicing skills over 2 years
(2) Community Track with catechist certification: all in option one plus self-assessment and coaching from diocesan certification coordinator
Registration and Fee: Adults will register through their local parishes. The fee is $20/person for Community Track ($300 value) with no additional fee for catechist certification ($500 value)
NOTE: Reduced cost to Maine adults made possible through contributions to the Catholic Appeal, a grant from the Lay Continuing Education and Formation Endowment with the Catholic Foundation of Maine, and the partnership of RCL Benziger.
Click to download a teaser poster to print or share digitally (October 2021)
Click to download a sharable informational brochure
Here is a thanksgiving-themed teaser trailer: