Adult Support, Formation & Events

COMING SOON!!!

33 Days to Morning Glory Retreat with four of the modern loved Saints: St. Louis de Montfort, St. Maximilian Kolbe, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, and John Paul II. The participants will be meeting once a week at 6pm-8pm in the Holy Ghost Convent for discussions and watching of the video on the following dates: 

Monday, November 5, 2018          Monday, November 12, 2018         

Monday, November 19, 2018         

Monday, November 26, 2018          Monday, December 3, 2018     

Saturday, December 8, Consecration to Mary during 9am Mass. 

The participant packet costs $29.95.  If you are interested, register NOW, and call the parish office at 265-5957 or email at hgpreleduc@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 Archdiocese of Santa Fe Lay and Diaconal Scholarship Program

Spring Applications Accepted

Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate studies in theology or pastoral ministry will be awarded in April. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2018.

Apply online at:  https://form.jotform.com/kdavis5430/ASFscholarshipapp

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

   Television Catholic Mass in Spanish 

The Spanish Language TV Mass airs on My50TV (KASY):  In an effort to reach out to our brothers and sisters whose primary language is Spanish and who are not able to attend Sunday Mass at their local parishes due to illness, age, or other issues, the Offices of Hispanic Ministry and Worship and christian Initiation offer the transmission of the Spanish TV Mass.
This Mass airs every Sunday at 7:00 AM on My50TV (KASY) - channel 50 on regular TV or channel 12 on Comcast (check your individual TV signal provider for other channels). For any questions regarding the transmission of the Spanish TV Mass, call Rocio Gonzalez at the ASF Office of Hispanic Ministry at 831-8152. 

 

 

 

 

Casserole Ministry

Little Brothers of The Good Shepherd Casserole Ministry has resumed (May 2018).

Casserole drop offs will be every last Wednesday of each month between 7:30 AM & 8:30 AM at the parish office parking lot.

If you have any questions or would like to participate, please call Melissa DeMarco at 255-1399. 

 

 

  

 

 

    Our new Archdiocese of Santa Fe Young Adult app is now available for Apple and Android products! You can download it for free in the App Store or Google Play Store by searching for ASF C Squared     You can stay in the loop with parish events, communications and Catholic material. 

 

 

 

 

Archdiocese of Santa Fe Family Life Office

Mariposa Support Group Facilitator Training  Mariposa is a 12-week program, based on CRAFT, Community Reinforcement and Family Training, that offers skills, education and prayerful support for families dealing with the challenges of a loved one's addiction. A training will be offered for lay ministers interested in leading a Mariposas Support Group in their parish. Pastor's prior approval required. To register, or for more information, contact the Family Life Office at (505) 831-8117 or email yduran@archdiosf.org

Childcare Supervisor  -  The ASF is starting a new Childcare Ministry. This ministry will provide childcare for attendees at the various Family Life events and classes offered at various times and places throughout the year. We are looking for individuals over the age of 21 who are interested in supervising childcare on a piecemeal basis at an hourly rate. Please contact the office of Family Life 831-8117 or email yduran@archdiosf.org

Enrichment and Support for Married Couples, Marriage Enrichment Evenings of Celebration: The purpose of this ministry is to strengthen and enrich the relationship between a man, a woman and God during the couple's marriage journey through fellowship and sharing. For more information or to register, contact Dan and Rose (Laurie) Martinez at 294-6285.

Divorce Recovery Ministry:  Wednesday Evenings from 6:30 - 7:30 pm at The Shrine of St. Bernadette. Learn of God's healing power and peace for divorced/separated people. This 12-week class has a $20 fee which includes the "Personal Survival Guide" workbook. Call Jane at 688-8663 for more information. Call 298-7557 to register. 

 

Archdiocesan Preparation for the Sacrament of Marriage:

     Evenings for the Engaged at St. Jude:  January 8, 10, 15, 17, 19, 2019 at St. Jude Parish in Albuquerque, To register call 898-0826.

     Weekend for Engaged:  February 15-17, 2019 at the Madonna Center in Albuquerque. To register call 831-8117.

  

 

 

 

   ASF 2018-2019 Abuse Awareness Training for Adults

Creating a Safe Environment for Our Children - Sponsored by the ASF

(formerly known as the Sexual Abuse Misconduct Prevention Workshop)  Rev. 09/20/2010

Attendance at the workshop is MANDATORY for all clergy, employees, and volunteers in the Archdiocese of Santa Fe. Pre-registration is necessary  -  contact: Annette, Victim Assistance Coordinator or Rose Garcia at (505) 831-8144 for training that is hosted at The Catholic Center or contact the parish that is hosting the training (see below schedule).  NOTE: Please do not bring children - no one under the age of 18 is allowed in the training. If you are late you will not be allowed to enter and interrupt the training. Please contact Annette, Victim Assistance Coordinator at (505) 831-8144 to report any abuse that has occurred by Clergy, Employee or volunteer in the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.    

IN THE EVENT OF BAD WEATHER  - CALL (505) 831-8144 FOR A RECORDING ADVISING IF THE TRAINING IS CANCELLED. 

 

Thursday, December 6, 2018     6 PM - 9 PM     Catholic Center     4000 St. Joseph's Pl. NW Albuquerque, 87120

 

2019

 January 31, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm      St. Jude Thaddeus Church   Call 898-0826

February 16, 2019, Saturday     9-Noon     St. Thomas Aquinas Church   Call 892-1511 ext. 107

March 21, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary     Call Francesca at 340-0421

April 4, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Catholic Center     Call 831-8144

May 9, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Catholic Center     Call 831-8144

June 22, 2019, Saturday     9-Noon     Our Lady of Fatima     Call 265-5868

July 20, 2019, Saturday     9-Noon     Shrine of St. Bernadette     Call 298-7557

August 24, 2019, Saturday     9-Noon     St. John Vianney  in Rio Rancho    Call Liz at 892-4449

September 14, 2019, Saturday     9-Noon     Our Lady of the Annunciation     Call Melanie at 298-7553

October 17, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Risen Savior     Call 821-1571

November 14, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Sacred Heart     Call 242-0561

December 5, 2019, Thursday     6-9pm     Catholic Center     Call 831-8144

 

            

  

  

 

 

 

Class:  Introduction to Scripture     Thursdays, October 11th - November 8th, 15th, 29th, 2018     6PM to 8PM   Location: Holy Family Church     Instructor:  Dr. Jason Rodarte     Cost:  $10.00  To register contact Corey Lucero with Formation for Christina Service at 831-8179 or clucero@archdiosf.org.

 

Class: Introduction to Jesus     Tuesdays, October 30th - November 27th, 2018     Time:  10am to Noon     Location: Lourdes Hall     Instructor:  Deacon Keith Davis     Cost: $10.00     To register please contact Corey Lucero with Formation for Christian Service at 831-8179 or clucero@archdiosf.org.

  

Class:  Spirituality of St. Catherine of Siena     Saturdays, October 13th - November 10th     Time: 9am to 3pm     Location: St. Anne's Parish     Instructor: Dr. Jason Rodarte     Cost: $10.00 To register please contact Corey Lucero with Formation for Christian Service at 831-8179 or clucero@archdiosf.org

 

Class: Forming Intentions Disciples     Wednesdays, October 24th, January 30th, February 27th and March 27th     Time:  6pm to 8:30 pm     Location: St. Charles Borromeo Parish     Instructor: Dr. Jason Rodarte     Cost: $10.00  To register please contact Corey Lucero with Formation for Christian Service at 831-8179 or clucero@archdiosf.org

 

 

 

 

 

2018 Maryknoll Magazine Student Essay Contest

This essay contest is open to all students in grades 6-8 and grades 9-12. This year's topic, "Love in Action," asks students to tell a true story of seeing someone sharing God's love through an act of kindness and how that inspired them to act in a similar way. Please encourage your child(ren)/student(s) to share their thoughts with us. Each year teachers tell us the contest provides them with a springboard for class discussion on faith and values. And, the winning essayists share nearly $3,000 in scholarship money as well as national recognition in MARYKNOLL magazine and on its website. 

Last year's essay contest resulted in almost 5,000 entries from every part of the country. We are always impressed with the insights of today's  young people and are eager to share them with our readers. So please encourage your child(ren) to participate! 

Eligibility: Students in grades 6-8 (Division I) and grades 9-23 (Division II) are eligible. 

Entry:  Entries should be 500-750 words. Students may 1. submit essays online at MaryknollSociety.org/Essay if 13 or older or     2. mail essays to the address of 2018 Student Essay Contest   Division  _____       P.O. Box 302    Maryknoll, NY  10545-0302

Deadline:  Entries must be submitted online or postmarked by FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018. First place essays will appear in the May/June 2019 MARYKNOLL magazine. All winning entries will be published online at MaryknollSociety.org/Winners by April 1, 2019. 

 

For more information: Call 1-888-627-9566, ext. 2490 or visit MaryknollSociety.org/Essay

Let's Get Writing! 

 

 

 

 

 

Nurture Your Love  - Would you like to express your ideas more clearly? Become a better listener? Resolve conflicts in a healthy way?  Dating, engaged and married couples are invited to 6 date nights with the "Nurture Your Love" program. Come and learn more about Communication Skills, Conflict Management Skills, conflict Management Skills, Healthy Intimacy, Spirituality, and Managing finances. This interactive program will be six consecutive Tuesdays. 

Facilitator: Mary Pepper, M.A., Relationship Skills Educator, Marriage Mentor, Parent Educator, Public Speaker, Certified Program Leader for Mastering the Mysteries of Love,; Facilitate Open, Caring Communication, Understanding and Study (FOCCUS): Prevention and Relationship Enhancement (PREP); Nurturing Parenting Program. 

Tuesdays, October 23rd thru November 27th,   6:30 - 8:00 PM; at The Catholic Center, ABQ. The ENTIRE program's fee is $30 per couple. To register, contact Yvette: yduran@archdiosf.org  or call at 831-8117. Sponsored by ASF Family Life Office. For more information you may email at www.HealthyRelationships101.com

  

 

 

 

 

 

Archdiocese of Santa Fe  -  Office of Worship

RCIA 104     Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 9am to 2:30pm at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary (Parish Hall). Cost $10. A Walk Through The Rite: Dismissals, Catechetical Sessions, RCIA and Canon Law, Interview Process.  To register please call the Office of Worship at 831-8192.

LIT 5a:  The Ministry of Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion presented by Fabian Yanez. Course description: This course will start with general communion to the assembly then focus on Communion of the Sick. Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 9am to Noon at Lourdes Hall  -  Room 136 (4060 St. Joseph Place NW Albuquerque, NM 87120). The cost is $10. Please bring your Communion of the Sick book. Some will be available for purchase. This course is good for: Ministers to the sick, Chaplains, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMs), Priests and Deacons. To register please call the Office of Worship at 831-8192.

 

 

  

Archdiocese of Santa Fe Quinceanera Family Retreat

Wednesday, November 14, 2018  from 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM at the Catholic Center. All youth preparing for their 15th year celebration are invited to spend an evening with their parents learning about the traditional and spiritual meaning of a Quinceanera Celebration. Cost is $35/family, meal and bilingual materials provided. Must register by November 7. Visit our website at asfym.org for more information or contact Della at 831-8142. Sponsored by the Office of Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry.

 

 

  

 

 Waiting in Wonder & Hope-A Meditative Writing Retreat, with Meg Ashcroft

Saturday, December 1, 2018   9AM - 4PM at Santa Maria de La Vid (Norbertine) Abbey, 5825 Coors. Blvd. SW in Albuquerque

While some people are engaged in a buying frenzy this time of year, others want to quietly anticipate a season of Loving  Presence. A sense of wonder and welcome can be out companion in this period of active waiting. This retreat offers time and space to simply be, something that is not always easy for us as the demands of the world press us to do and consume more and more. Our attentive stillness can be a refuge, and a way of embracing our desire for peace in ourselves and in our world. The offering for the retreat day is $55.00, which includes lunch. All are welcome to participate—no writing experience is necessary! Please register by Monday, November 26th by calling 873-4399 or emailing MAshcroft@norbertinecommunity.org.

 

 

  

 

ASF Annual Mass for the Families of the Incarcerated

The Mass for the Families of those incarcerated will be on December 1, 2018 at Holy Family, 562 Atrisco Drive SW, in Albuquerque. A rosary will be held at 4 PM followed by the Mass at 4:30 PM. We would love to see you there!

 

 

 

 

ASF 31st Annual Metropolitan Detention Center Toy Drive

This holiday season help us bring smiles to the children of the City of Albuquerque. Please donate new, unwrapped gifts by December 9, 2018. Toys can be dropped off at the Pastoral Outreach Office (Lourdes Hall, Room 101, 4060 St.Joseph Place NW in Albuquerque. Call Josephine War at 831-8174 for additional information. 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Lady of Fatima

ADVENT PARISH MISSION

Our Lady of Fatima Parish will be hosting an Advent Parish Mission led by Fr. Ignatius Shin, CFR, of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal of San Juan Diego Friary in Albuquerque. 

Fr. Ignatius will be preaching at the 5:30 pm Mass on Saturday, December 8, 2018, and at all three Masses on Sunday, December 9, 2018.

He will lead a Parish Mission on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings (December 10, 11, and 12) starting at 7:00 pm each evening in the Church. Each evening will begin with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and conclude with Benediction.

*Monday, December 10th, Fr. Ignatius will speak on "The Eucharist."

*Tuesday, December 11th, he will speak on "Divine Mercy" and there will be an opportunity for confession after his presentation.

*Wednesday, December 12th, he will speak on "Eucharistic Healing" and include a Eucharistic procession in the church.

Everyone is welcome to attend any or all of these presentations as a part of your Advent preparation for Christmas. 

For additional information call Our Lady of Fatima at 265-5868

 

 

 

 

 

Book Signing with Fr.Michael Demkovich for the book:

"We Walk by Faith"

Saturday, December 15th

Light refreshments starting at 9:45 am, book presentation at 10:00 am and book signing at 11:00 am. Will be held at Lourdes Hall in Room 136.

For more information please contact Corey Lucero at 831-8179 or clucero@archdiosf.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Native American Ministry at ASF   -   Advent Celebration

This year's Advent Celebration will be on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 2:30 - 5 pm at The Catholic Center. This event is free, but we do ask those attending to bring a new, unwrapped toy to be donated to the Albuquerque Indian Center. Space is limited, must RSVP. For questions or to RSVP please contact Shirley Zuni at the Native American Ministry Office at 831-8104.

Would you like to be added to the Native American Ministry (NAM) mailing list? The NAM Office sends out newsletters quarterly, and reminder cards of upcoming events. To be added to the mailing list please call the NAM Office  -  Charla Becerra at 831-8151.

 

 

 

 

SAVE THE DATE:  Our Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Mass will be on January 20, 2019 - 12 noon at St. Joseph on the Rio Grande Catholic Church. Presider will be Most Rev. Archbishop John C. Wester, Archbishop of Santa Fe. 

 

 

 

  

 

World Youth Day in Panama

January 21-28, 2019

CALLING ALL YOUNG ADULTS TO ATTEND WORLD YOUTH DAY IN PANAMA

The Office of Youth and Young Adult and Campus Ministry in Collaboration with Faith Journey have planned a pilgrimage for World Youth Day 2019. For more information on this pilgrimage you can find it on our

 Website:   asfym.org

The total cost for this event is $2,995. This includes airfare, meals, basic travel insurance, hotel accommodations, pilgrimage transportation, etc... a deposit of at least $500 must be included with the registration, and the rest could be made in payments until October. Please see the brochure for specific information.

Unfortunately, online registration is not available for this event. Please send all registrations via e-mail or mail.  Email: info@myfaithjourneys.com

Mail registration and checks to: FAITH JOURNEYS     1440 SO PRIEST DR. SUITE #102     TEMPE, AZ 85281

Payments are to be send directly to Faith Journeys via check or online at:

www.myfaithjourneys.com/login     https://gp.myfaithjourneys.com/index.asp?sGroup-19043     Group Number: 19043

For more information, please contact the travel agency at (480) 894-8407 and ask to speak to Darren.

Or contact The Youth & Young Adult & Campus Ministry Office, Della at dmontano@archdiosf.org and info. will be emailed to you. 

                           

 

 

 

Family Bereavement Ministries  -  Seasons of Hope Bereavement Support Group

Join us at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary. A Christ-centered support group for those grieving the death of a loved one. January 23, 2019 from Noon to 2pm and January 24, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. To reserve your place or for more information contact Barbara at Holy Rosary 836-5011 ext. 227.

   

 

 

 

 

  

 

 Archdiocesan High School Confirmation Retreat 

This retreat is designed especially for your confirmation youth as they journey into discipleship and prepare to receive their sacrament of Confirmation. Mass and Reconciliation will also be celebrated. For additional information on any of the retreats listed below call The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry at                                       (505) 831-8142 or you may email at dmontano@archdiosf.org

 

Saturday, February 16, 2019     9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Sandia Room  -  at The Catholic Center   located at 4000 St. Joseph Place NW, in Albuquerque

Fee:  $15 Per Person (includes lunch)

Registration Deadline:  Thursday, January 31, 2019 or Reach Retreat Capacity  (space is limited so please register early)

MUST HAVE ADULT CHAPERONE

 

Saturday, March 16, 2019     9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Sandia Room  -  at The Catholic Center  located at 4000 St. Joseph Place NW, in Albuquerque

Fee:  $15.00 Per Person (includes lunch)

Registration Deadline:  Friday, March 1, 2019 or Reach Retreat Capacity (space is limited so please register early)

MUST HAVE ADULT CHAPERONE

 

 

Saturday, April 6, 2019     9:30 AM  -  3:00 PM

Sandia Room  -  at The Catholic Center  located at 4000 St. Joseph Place NW, in Albuquerque

Fee:  $15.00 Per Person (includes lunch)

Registration Deadline:  Monday, March 18, 2019 or Reach Retreat Capacity (space is limited so please register early)

MUST HAVE ADULT CHAPERONE

 

 

 

 

 Learn More about Natural Family Planning (NFP)

Women who discover Natural Family Planning love it for being completely organic and risk-free! Because it involves no drugs or devices, there are zero health worries and it is immediately reversible when you want to try to conceive a baby. No doctor visits needed, no prescriptions to fill. This isn't your grandmother's Rhythm Method! Modern methods of Natural Family Planning have effectiveness rates equal to or better than all artificial methods except sterilization. Learn more about NFP online at www.live-the-love.org.    or  www.creightonmodel.com   or    https://www.familyplanning.net/    Or simply call the Family Life Office for a schedule of classes that works with your schedule. 

Become a NFP Instructor! Glad to know about NFP? Share the good news by becoming an NFP instructor. USCCB approved online training is available at www.ccli.org.