What is Faith Formation?

 
The Church's Faith Formation (catechetical) mission aims to help the faithful of all ages to grow in both human and Christian maturity, enriching the whole of life with the leaven of the Gospel.  At St. Juliana we seek to reach this mission by offering Faith Formation to all our diversified age groups
 
For Adults interested in seeking to Become Catholics, we offer ongoing faith formation as we walk with you on your journey to become Catholic. Weekly Sessions begin Thursday, October 6, 2022 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Seven Holy Founders Room. To register please CLICK HERE You will be contacted by Deacon Tom Saenz or James Abowd
 
For Families with children in grades K-5, seeking to engage your children in our Catholic faith and sacramental preparation for Eucharist and Reconciliation, we offer Family based Faith Formation with monthly family gatherings, weekly and seasonal family sessions. To register please CLICK HERE. For questions contact our the Faith Formation Team  We are happy to assist. 
 
For Families with children in grades 6-8, seeking to engage your children in our Catholic faith, we offer faith formation through our EDGE Youth Ministry with biweekly sessions that include talks, games, music, and prayer. To register please CLICK HERE. Additional details available CLICK HERE. For questions please contact our Faith Formation Team We are happy to assist.
 
For Families with High School students in grades 9-12 seeking to engage your youth in our Catholic faith, we offer Youth Ministry and Confirmation sacramental preparation. Youth Ministry happens throughout the year with a variety of engaging youth nights, service opportunities and retreats.  Confirmation sacramental preparation, a two-year process, prepares our youth to engage the gifts of the Holy Spirit in their lives, parish and community.  To register please CLICK HERE. . Additional details available CLICK HERE.For questions contact our Faith Formation Team  We are happy to assist.
 
For Adults interested in continuing to develop a deeper understanding of our faith and/or pursue completion of their sacraments we offer
  • Adult Confirmation for those over 18 in search of Confirmation, Eucharist and Reconciliation. Please register CLICK HERE You will then be contacted by James Abowd
  • All parishioners are invited to participate in Adult Faith formation events, retreats and service opportunities throughout the year. These events are announced through our parish email communication, parish website banners and through our parish bulletin.  To get this information quickly please sign up for our Flocknote email communication service at https://stjulianafalconieri.flocknote.com/
  • Bible Study is now available
    • Wednesday mornings 7-8am  with Deacon Pete Lauder in the children's chapel 
    • Thursday evenings 7-8pm with Deacons Tom Saenz and Darrell Miller in the Seven Holy Founders room