Faith Formators Retreat and Workshop – Elgin

Date: 17-19 November 2017

Location: Greyfriars Convent, Elgin

On this weekend, overnight accommodation and meals can be provided at Greyfriars Convent for women and at Pluscarden Abbey for men.

The Programme for the Weekend

An evening to refresh and fill the body, heart, mind, and soul.

19:00 - 20:00 - Welcome and Festive Dinner of Thanksgiving
20:00 - 20:45 - Lectio Divina: "The Mighty Lord is With Us..."
20:45 - 21:15 - Guided Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
A day to refresh and fill the mission and resources of the catechist.

09:30 - 10:00 - Arrivals and Tea
10:00 - 10:45 - Holy Mass
10:45 - 12:45 - Workshop: The Catechist, the Child, and the Word
12:45 - 14:00 - Provided Lunch
14:00 - 16:00 - Workshops: Methods and Resources for Specific Catechetical Areas
16:00 - 16:30 - Tea Break and Resource Viewing
16:30 - 17:30 - Holy Hour of Adoration with Guided Meditation
A morning of renewed commissioning for catechists.

10:00 - 11:00 - Talk: Christ Commissions Catechists and Q&A Session
11:15 - 11:45 - Blessing and Commissioning of Catechists
11:45 - 13:15 - Parish Mass and Tea

Please fill out this form as soon as you know your availability, as this will help us with planning: Filled to Overflowing Registration

While the most benefit will be derived by those who attend the entire weekend, there is an option to attend only the Saturday programme. Please indicate your choice on the registration form. All participants must register by 10 November 2017.