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Introduction to the Learner, Corpus Christi (Ferris)

Saturday, November 15, 2014 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location(s): Corpus Christi Parish -Ferris



The Introduction to the Learner introduces the catechists to the process of growth and development of their learners, giving them a better understanding of the methodology used in modern catechetical materials.  The catechist will have the opportunity to explore this growth and development in three areas: how we build knowledge and construct meaning, how we grow psychologically and in our ability to relate to others, how we grow in our ability to think and act morally, and how all these areas of development affect how we perceive our faith.

Objectives.  At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the nature of learning
  • Understand the relationship of religion and science
  • Identify the psycho-social development of the human person
  • Understand moral decision making and the role of imagination in moral decision making
  • Understand the relationship between moral decisions and moral actions
  • Understand the relationship of human knowing, relating, and acting to religious faith
  • Identify the stages of faith development
  • Identify the journey of faith through the seasons of childhood, discipleship, and stewardship


This is an intermediate level course of 5 hours.

Introduction to the Learner  at Corpus Christi Parish in Ferris



Dates /Times:

Saturday, November 15, 2014   From 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Must attend the whole session to receive credit.

Who may attend:

Anyone who is beginning as a catechist or who is an existing catechist without the proper methodological training and wishes to improve in their ministry.


Corpus Christi Church, 111 N. Wood St. Ferris, 75125  MAP IT


Yolanda Vazquez-Cortes

Credit Hours:


Questions about the Location

Juan Cadena  1(972) 544-2161

Martha Cadena 1 (972) 544-2161

When to Arrive
Please arrive by 6:45 P.M. to allow time to check-in,  and pick up your book.
How to Register
Click on the blue button.

For office use only:

  • PC class
  • Yolanda Velazquez-Cortes ID 303
  • Books through DCS