Continuing Education

Knowing and growing in faith never has to end.

See what new opportunities the Institute for Pastoral Studies has f


or those who love to learn!

Upcoming Sessions:

Wednesdays, February 8 and 15 (online), 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 25 (in person) 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., University of St. Mary of the Lake, Building 201, Room 101


Join author Deacon Keith Strohm in a three-part book discussion about his own book, Jesus the Story You Thought You Knew. Strohm’s book is not one of theology or an abstract story … it is the story that will transform you if you’re open to it. Encounter – again, or for the first time – Jesus Christ, who lives and is changing lives.



Space is limited.

Price: $45 (includes lunch on February 25)

Book: Purchase on Amazon or wherever books are sold

Register: https://strohmbookdiscussion.eventbrite.com


Saturday, March 11, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., University of St. Mary of the Lake campus

God grants all his children spiritual gifts, unique to us, to live out his plan for us in our lives.
Do you know what your spiritual gifts are?
If you do, how do you know when and where to use them?
Join the Institute for Pastoral Leadership and its collaboration with the Catherine of Siena Institute’s Called & Gifted™ Discernment Process for the first of a three-part journey to discover and discern the presence of the Holy Spirit working in you.
Cost: $68, includes materials and lunch. SPACE IS LIMITED!


Saturday, March 18:

Mass: 8:30 a.m. in the Conference Center Chapel, Building 300, second floor

Presentation: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Conference Center, Building 400, Room 201

Join presenters Elizabeth White and Jose Coronel from the Archdiocese’s Office of Evangelization to discover what it means to accompany someone on their faith journey. Learn who can accompany and how to join someone who is seeking a relationship with Jesus or already is disciple/follower and desires to go


deeper in their faith and love for Christ and his Church.

Note: This session is in-person only

Cost: $80 and includes Mass and lunch

Register: https://accompaniment.eventbrite.com

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