February 4, 2017
Amarillo—The next scheduled opportunity to take the course on The Trinity, The Community of God/La Santísima Trinidad, Comunidad en Dios will be Saturday, Feb. 25, according to Sister María Elena Ferrer, SSND, coordinator of the Diocesan Office of Faith Formation.
While catechists in the Diocese of Amarillo are encouraged to take advantage of this on-going Faith Formation opportunity, the course is open to any and all wishing to attend, which are being offered throughout the Diocese of Amarillo in February and March.
All presentations will be taught from 9:30am to 12:30pm, according to Sister María Elena.
The Trinity course is the final of eight segments in a series of courses for the Faith Formation Basic Certification, which began its second go-round in the Fall of 2013 with Introduction to the Scriptures, followed by Prayer—The Four Types of Prayer; Morality; the Sacraments of Initiation; Sacraments of Healing; Ministry of Catechesis; and, The Liturgy/La Liturgia, which was offered last fall. Of the seven presentations offered this winter, three will be in Spanish.
The remaining schedule for The Trinity, The Community of God/La Santísima Trinidad, Comunidad en Dios are:
• Saturday, Feb. 25, in English for the South Deanery at San Jose Church, 735 Brevard in Hereford. The facilitator will be Father Tony Neusch, pastor at St. Anthony’s Church, Hereford;
• Saturday, March 4, in English and Spanish for the Central Deanery at St. Mary’s Cathedral, 1200 South Washington, Amarillo. Sister María Elena Ferrer, SSND, will instruct the course in English while Father Jose Ricardo “Richard” Zanetti, JCL, pastor of St. John the Evangelist Church, Borger, will be the Spanish instructor; and,
• Saturday, March 11, in English and Spanish for the North Deanery at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, 900 Bruce, Dumas. Sister Marie André Miszewski, SSND, will facilitate the course in English and diocesan Seminarian Victor Andrade will facilitate the course in Spanish.
For more information, please contact your parish DRE or Sister María Elena Ferrer, SSND, coordinator of the Diocesan Office of Faith Formation at the Diocesan Pastoral Center, 806-383-2243, ext. 113. Additional information can also be found on the diocesan website, www.amarillodiocese.org.