Adult Faith Formation
What is adult faith formation?
Adult faith formation facilitates continual spiritual and catechetical growth of parish adults.
Why adult faith formation?
As the US Bishops explain: “The Church’s Pastoral ministry exists to sustain the work of the Gospel…To grow in discipleship throughout life, all believers need and are called to build vibrant parish and diocesan communities of faith and service.”
What is goal of Adult Faith Formation?
In Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us, the US Bishops stated, “We seek to form adults who actively cultivate a lively baptismal and Eucharistic spirituality with a powerful sense of mission and apostolate. Nourished by word, sacrament, and communal life, they will witness and share the Gospel in their homes, neighborhoods, places of work, and centers of culture.”