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Emmaus Institute

COMING: OCTOBER 16, 2021

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EMMAUS INSTITUTE MISSION

The Emmaus Institute supports and forms Catechists, Catholic School Teachers, ministry leaders, seekers and learners to become faithful and joyful missionary disciples who are equipped to bring the saving Gospel to the world.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

On the road to Emmaus, the disciples had an encounter with the Risen Jesus. In the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange the Emmaus Institute offers all Catholics and those seeking to learn more about the Catholic faith , a road map that will lead them to a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ and the Church. Live and online learning opportunities are available to all Catholics, specially to Catechists, Catholic school teachers and those serving in ministries in the Church.

WHO WE SERVE

  • All Catholics
  • Catechists
  • Catholic School Teachers
  • Youth and Young Adult Ministers
  • Confirmation Coordinators
  • Faith Formation Directors and Coordinators
  • Deacons, Aspirants and Candidates

WHAT WE PROVIDE

Emmaus Institute, as mandated by the Diocese of Orange and the California Catholic Conference, provides certification for Catechists and Master Catechists.

Basic Certification is a process through which a person gains the necessary knowledge and skills to communicate effectively the fundamental truths of the Catholic faith.

Re-Certification is the process of annual renewal of basic certification (12 hrs. of ongoing education).

Master Catechist Certification  is an advanced certification that provides students with a deeper theological examination of the Catholic Faith and methodologies. It is designed for professional and ministerial educators.

Emmaus Institute also provides theology, Scripture for Catholics; trains adults in effectively teaching the Bible, prepares adults to minister with a deeper understanding of Catholic faith and spirituality, offers leadership formation for parish ministers and strives to network parish ministers with one another.

HOW TO BEGIN

Online faith formation learning, click here.

“First Mass” together in new Church!

Blessings to you and your family – 

I pray that you and your loved ones are all doing well. You are cordially invited to attend the 

Evening Prayer with a Vigil with the relic of St. Damien on Friday, September 10th at 8:00pm. Interpreter will be provided. This will allow us to pray inside the new Church before the relic is placed inside the base of the altar. No tickets are required for the Evening Prayer and Vigil with the relic. 

We look forward to our “First Mass” together in the new Church on Sunday, September 12th at 5:00pm.  Christ Our Savior Catholic Church is located at 2000 W. Alton Ave., Santa Ana, 92704.  

I hope you will consider joining us. Please let me know if you have any questions and also spread the word and let others know about these special events.

 

 

Bendiciones a usted y a su familia  

Espero que ustedes y sus familiares queridos estén bien. Les queremos hacer una cordial invitacion para asistir 

la oracion vespertina y la vigilia con la reliquia de San Damian el viernes 10 de septiembre a las 8:00pm. Interpretes estaran presente. Esto nos dara tiempo para orar dentro de la nueva iglesia antes de que la reliquia sea sepultada dentro de la base del altar. No se requieren boletos para la oraion vespertina y la vigilia con la reliquia. Esperemos que nos acompanen a la primera misa en la iglesia nueva el domingo, 12 de septiembre a las 5:00pm en la   iglesia Cristo Nuestro Salvador. La iglesia de Cristo Nuestro Salvador esta localizada en 2000 W. Alton Ave., Santa Ana, 92704. 

Espero que podamos contar con su presencia en esta misa muy especial. Si tienen alguna pregunta por favor comuníquese conmigo y tambien pase la voz y deje saber a otras personas de este evento muy especial.

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