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Dear Coordinators and Catechists,
 
Peace be with you.

We are pleased to invite you to the following course :

Evangelisation & Mission Workshop

# OF SESSIONS: Three (3)
DATES: Mondays 02,16, 23 August 2021
TIMES: 7.30 - 10pm (Registration from 7.15pm)
Mode : Online
COURSE DESCRIPTION
In this course, participants will gain a deeper understanding of the Catholic vision of Evangelisation as well as learn the fundamental skills for sharing their faith and inviting others to encounter Jesus Christ in the catechetical journey. Catechists will be invited to consider the urgency for and primacy of the kerygma in catechesis (Preface from the new Directory for Catechesis).
 
Over the 3 sessions, topics covered include: -
Session 1
  • Evangelisation: What? Why? Who?
  • Catechesis in the whole process of evangelisation
  • The primacy of the kerygma in catechesis
  • Working towards a kerygmatic catechesis
  • Crafting the Christ story
Session 2
  • The Evangelisation Cycle
  • Befriending as a necessary step in evangelisation and catechesis
  • Evangelising Cultures: Stepping into culture and speaking the language
  • Crafting a faith story
Session 3
  • Sharing my faith story
  • Holy Spirit as the Soul of the Evangelising Church
  • Evangelising as a disciple
  • Evangelising as a community
  • Getting into Specifics: Who? When? Where?
RETREAT COMPONENT
We highly encourage participants to attend a retreat as part of this course.
For those seeking the certificate of completion, this retreat component is a requirement.
 
The following are recognised as fulfilling the retreat component of BCC - Evangelisation & Mission:
  • Archdiocesan Catechists’ Retreat (next run in 2022)
  • Conversion Experience Retreat (CER) and its Youth counterpart (YCER) by the Catholic Spirituality Centre (CSC) - https://csctr.net/
  • The First Spiritual Exercises Retreat by Kingsmead Centre
  • The Life in the Spirit Seminar (LISS) - Contact SACCRE by calling 6280 7003 during office hours OR email saccre.resource.centre@gmail.com 
We understand that due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, these retreats may not be presently available; please get in touch with the respective organisers as to when they might resume.

*BCC Retreat Endorsement Submission form
TRAINERS
  • Wendy Loe - Associate Director, Office for Catechesis
  • Suryadi Azali - Manager, Youth Curriculum, Office for Catechesis
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Overall Catechetical Coordinators
  • Catechetical Coordinators
  • Level Coordinators
  • Catechists / Assistant Catechists
  • Facilitators
CONTRIBUTION FEES

*Waived by Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore

 

Registration Closes

Sunday 01 August, 2021 11.59pm

Evangelisation and Mission Workshop is one of seven modules for the Basic Catechesis Course (BCC), the recommended basic requirements for all catechists, including Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS), home-based and special needs catechists.

The other modules are
  • Liturgy: The Mass
  • Scripture
  • Introduction to Morality 
  • * Human Sexuality
  • * Catholic Social Teachings
  • In addition, catechists are required to attend a Retreat to complete their BCC requirements
* Introduction to Morality is a pre-requisite for Human Sexuality and Catholic Social Teachings
For more Information on Course Requirements and Access to Curriculum, please click here
 

Yours in Christ,

Office for Catechesis

 

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