Diaconate Academic Formation

diaconate_academic_formationThe deacon is an ordained person whose life is rooted in the world of family life, workplace, and the community.

His threefold ministry includes:

  • service of the word
  • service of the liturgy
  • service of charity, justice and pastoral outreach

Academic formation includes classes in Scripture, theology, liturgy, pastoral care, canon law, and homiletics.


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Diaconate Formation Schedule


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 Course Syllabus


Answering God's Call

How are you responding to God’s call?

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