Forming the Catechetical Spirit

BASIC and Intermediate Certification in Religious Education.

Subsidized by the Archdiocese of Milwaukee Office of Catechesis & Youth Ministry and District 4 & 5 Directors of Religious Education and Youth Minister. For more information contact Ann Fons at [email protected] or 262-691-9170 ext 1115.

Frequently Asked Questions

Basic Certification will be offered on Saturday mornings from 8:00am to noon at St. Mary Parish in Waukesha.

  • Registration Form
    • September 30, 2017:  Day of Reflection (from 8am to 2:00pm)
    • October 28, 2017: The Church & our Creeds
    • November 18, 2017: Introduction to Scripture
    • December 9, 2017: Old Testament & New Testament
    • January 27, 2018: Catholic Liturgy
    • February 24, 2018: Sacraments
    • March 24, 2018: Christian Morality/Social Justice
    • April 28, 2018: Christian Spirituality/Prayer
    • May 19, 2018: Day of Reflection (from 8am to 2pm)

Intermediate Certification will be offered on Saturday mornings from 8:30am to noon at St. Anthony on the Lake.  This is open to those who have completed Basic Certification.

  • Registration Form
    • September 30, 2017: Evangelization and Catechesis
    • October 14, 2017: Divine Worship 
    • November 4, 2017: Family Life and Faith   
    • December 2, 2017: Church and Culture
    • January 6, 2018: Jesus the Christ
    • February 3, 2018: Praying the Psalms
    • February 17, 2018: Justice & Peace
    • March 3, 2018 on Mary: Model of Discipleship
    • March 17, 2018: Transmitting What We Receive (This session goes until 2:30pm)

We are also considering offering a two year evening program for Basic Certification; meeting for 2 hours each month.

  • You can indicate your interest in this on the Basic registration form or contact Ann Fons at [email protected] or 262-691-9170 ext 1115 for more information.