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Past Ecclesia Workshops

Ecclesia

Serving Those Who Serve The Church

Ecclesia brings to Mount Saint Mary’s University
speakers and events for the education and enrichment of ministers
from throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and beyond,
who serve the Church as volunteers or professionals.

Ecclesia

reflects the Mount's commitment 

to the development and support of ministry for the
contemporary Church and the Church of the future.


 

Past Ecclesia Events

2017-2018

Series

2 de Septiembre de 2017 | En Español / In Spanish Introducción al Rito de Iniciación Cristiana para Adultos  / Introduction to the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults | Fr. Ronald Oakham, O.Carm.

2 de Diciembre de 2017 | En Español / In Spanish Acerca de los Bautizados  / Concerning the Baptized | Fr. Ronald Oakham, O. Carm.

20 de Enero de 2018 | En Español / In Spanish Los 90 Días del Ciclo Pascual y RICA  / The 90 Days of the Easter Cycle and the RCIA | Fr. Ronald Oakham, O. Carm.

September 16, 2017 |  Judaism | Rev. Alexei Smith

February 3, 2018 |  Christianity | Rev. Alexei Smith

April 7, 2018 |  Islam | Rev. Alexei Smith

Workshops

November 11, 2017 |  Women in the Gospels: Many Stories, Many Lives - Good and bad, Extraordinary and Ordinary! | Rev. Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.

Certificate Courses

October 14, 2017 | First Meeting of  Ecumenical & Interreligious Relations: A Catholic Ministry  | Certification Course | Fr. Alexei Smith

 

2016-2017

Workshops

September 3, 2016, Introduction to the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Instructor: Fr. Ronald Oakham, O.Carm.

November 19, 2016, Dismissal Catechesis: The Heart of the Catechumenate
Instructor: Eileen Richards and Catherine Shadduck

December 10, 2016, Welcoming the Baptized Christian into the Catholic Church
Instructor: Fr. Ronald Oakham, O. Carm.

February 4, 2017, The 50 Days: Lent and Eastertime in the RCIA
Instructor: Fr. Ronald Oakham, O. Carm.

Holy Land (Pilgrimage Preparation)

Part I: The People of the Holy Land: Fr. Alexei Smith

November 12, 2016, Islam 101: An Introduction for Catholics 

January 7, 2017, Christians of the Holy Land

Part II: The Lands of Jesus: Fr. Felix Just, S.J.

January 14, 2017, The Lands of Jesus: Galilee, Samaria, and the Decapolis 

February 11, 2017, The Lands of Jesus: Judea, Jordan Valley, and Jerusalem 

Scripture

Part I: Questions You Had About The Gospels: Fr. Felix Just, S.J.

September 24, 2016, The Parables of Jesus: Stranger Than You Think! 

November 5, 2016, Women in the Gospels: Saints and Sinners, Ordinary and Extraordinary

Part II: The Lands of Jesus: Fr. Felix Just, S.J.

January 14, 2017, Galilee, Samaria, and the Decapolis 

February 11, 2017, Judea, Jordan Valley, and Jerusalem

 

2015-2016

Ministry for Christian Initiation

April 16, 2016, Unfolding the Mysteries: A Mystagogia Retreat for Initiation Ministers with Fr. Ronald Oakham, O.Carm. 

Celebrating the Jubilee Year of Mercy: Becoming a Peacemaking Parish: Cambria Torterelli and Ellie Hidalgo

January 16, Part 1, February 20, Part 2

Preparing for the Year of Luke: Fr. Felix Just, S.J.

January 23, Living the Gospel of Luke 

 

2014-2015

Ministry for Christian Initiation

November 21, Dismissal Catechesis 101: The Heart of the RCIA with Eileen Richards and Catherine Shadduck 

Preparing for the Year of Luke: Fr. Felix Just, SJ

October 24, Praying the Gospel of Luke  

 

2013-2014

Ministry for Christian Initiation

November 21, Dismissal Catechesis 101: The Heart of the RCIA with Eileen Richards and Catherine Shadduck 

Preparing for the Year of Luke: Fr. Felix Just, SJ

October 24, Praying the Gospel of Luke  

Certificate Courses

Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations: A Catholic Ministry

September 14; November 23; December 14; January 4; February 1; March 1; April 26; 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Rev. Alexei Smith, Ecumenical and Interreligious Officer of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Workshops

Persecution of Minorities in the Middle East

Fr. Alexei Smith, Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs Officer for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles

November 22

 

Series: The Land of Jesus: A Virtual Tour

A Preparation Series for a Holy Land (New Testament Sites) Pilgrimage in May 2015

Rev. Felix Just, SJ, PhD, Executive Director, Loyola Institute of Spirituality in Orange, California 

August 30 - The Land of Jesus: Galilee and Samaria     

December 20 - The Land of Jesus: Judea and the Jordan Valley

January 31 - The Land of Jesus: Jerusalem and Its Temple

The Holy Land Pilgrimage - May 18 - 31, 2015

Lumen Gentium

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Vatican II Dogmatic Constitution on the Church

Msgr. Craig Cox, Pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Newhall, CA

December 6

Gifts of Sacrosanctum Concilium: The renewal of the Liturgy of the Hours

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Rev. Felix Just, SJ, PhD, Executive Director, Loyola Institute of Spirituality in Orange, California

Retreat

Survival School for Ministers

June 9 to 13, 2014
Tricia Hoyt, Director of Adult Formation, Evangelization and Family Ministries, St. Patrick's Catholic Community, Scottsdale, AZ and Director and Lead Instructor of "Survival School"


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