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Ministries Calendar Event Details

Ecumenism-St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Plano- 11/3 & 11/10

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location(s): Rm #130 at Seton Faith Formation Ctr.

#506 Ecumenism

This course introduces the learner to an understanding of the Catholic faith tradition in relation to other Christian traditions; the religious beliefs, gifts, values, and traditions commonly shared by the different Catholic churches and other Christian communities; and the significant ecclesiological renewal encouraged by Vatican II.

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

  • Note the context of catechetical work in light of the Church’s teaching and American culture
  • Focus on the methods and content of Catholic formation on the ecumenical horizon
  • Look briefly at the churches with which we relate and note the level of relationship among Christian Communities
  • Identify the implications of the dialogues for catechesis in various areas
  • Survey the concerns important for sacramental preparation
  • Examine the process of dialoguing with faith traditions not of our faith 
  • Enumerate resources that can be helpful for unity
  • Familiarize with documents and bishop’s statements on ecumenical dialogue





Dates /Times:

Tuesdays November 3 & 10, 2015 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Please arrive at 6:45 PM to sign in and get your materials.

Must complete both sessions to receive credit for this class

Who may attend:

All people and catechists who want to know more about the work of the Catholic Church in the Ecumenical community


St Elizabeth Ann Seton Faith Formation Center, Room 130

3100 W Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, TX 75023

Rev. Russ Mower

Credit Hours:


To Register

RSVP to Eileen Schuett at  

Cost $10 (Check or Cash) at the Door

What to Bring

Bring a writing instrument, and paper or a notebook to take notes.



In- House Course

Instructor: Rev Russ Mower

Books: TBA

Cost $10 (Pay at Door)