What is Adult Faith Formation?
We are probably all familiar with the terms, “adult education”, “community”, “service and justice”, and “prayer”. What we often neglect is how integral all these things are to living and growing as an adult Catholic in the world today.
Adult Faith Formation should speak to our heart, our mind, our soul, and our body. It is an integrated understanding of who we are as beloved children of God, who are continually urged to know, love, and serve God more fully.
The United States Council of Catholic Bishops describes Adult Faith Formation as an essential process inviting Catholic Christians to integrate their own life experiences with knowledge of the faith, love of God, and love of neighbor. It is a complete initiation into the life of the Church as a way of forming a Christian conscience and a desire to act as Christ’s hands and feet in the world.
At St. Anthony Parish we hope to offer experiences, communities, and opportunities for us all to:
We hope to offer bible studies, lecture series, communal prayer, retreats, and opportunities to live our faith through acts of charity and justice.
Bible Study sessions are held in Tetu Hall every other Wednesday, beginning at 6PM. Bibles and refreshments are provided.