Enabling catechists to transmit the Gospel...
Capacitando a los catequistas para transmitir el Evangelio...
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ASF Office of Religious Education


Parish Catechetical Leader (PCL)  ~  Líder catequético de la parroquia (LCP)
A catechetical leader is anyone who has been appointed by the pastor in a parish to lead a program of faith formation for children, youth, young adults, or adults.  (Also Known As: Director/Coordinator of Religious Education/Faith Formation, Youth Director/Coordinator, Confirmation Coordinator, RCIA Director/Coordinator, Adult Formation Director/Coordinator, etc.
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Un líder catequético es cualquiera que ha sido designado por el pastor en una parroquia para dirigir un programa de formación de fe para niños, jóvenes, adultos jóvenes o adultos. (También conocido como: Director/Coordinador de Educación Religiosa/Formación de Fe, Director/Coordinador de Jóvenes, Coordinador de Confirmación, Director/Coordinador de RICA, Director/Coordinador de Formación de Adultos, etc.

  The new Safe Environment training program for children to be used by every parish and mission in the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, beginning in the upcoming Catechetical Year (2018-2019), is called Circle of Grace  and was developed by the Archdiocese of Omaha. 

The Circle of Grace is...
The love and goodness of God that surrounds us and all others.
The recognition that God is always with us and is there to help us in difficult situations.
Holds our very essence in mind, heart, soul, body and sexuality encompassing all of our senses.

NE Deanery
  Friday November 9, 2018
  Meet at Charlie’s Bakery and Café
  715 Douglas St., Las Vega, NM 87701

Santa Fe Deanery
  Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  After the regularly scheduled Deanery meeting
  Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi
  131 Cathedral Place, Santa Fe, NM 87501

A-B-C Deaneries
 Thursday, December 6, 2018
 + AM Session - 10am-12pm
    Sandia Room, Catholic Center
   4000 St. Joseph Place NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120

 + PM Session - 6:30pm-8:30pm
    Manzano Room, Catholic Center
   4000 St. Joseph Place NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120

SW Deanery
  Saturday December 15, 2018
  San Clemente Parish Center
  244 Luna Avenue, Los Lunas, NM 87031

SE Deanery.
  To be determined.

Upcoming Parish Catechetical Leader Deanery Meetings