Welcome to the Adult Faith Formation programs offered at Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano, brought to you by Catholic Engaged Encounter. As a prominent catholic site that focuses on Community and Society - Faith and Beliefs, our aim is to provide comprehensive and engaging courses that help individuals deepen their understanding of the Catholic faith, nurture their spiritual growth, and further their connection with the community.
Our Approach to Adult Faith Formation
At Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano, we believe that lifelong learning plays a pivotal role in nurturing one's faith. Our Adult Faith Formation programs are carefully designed to provide a rich and comprehensive learning experience for individuals at all stages of their spiritual journey. We offer an array of courses, workshops, and resources carefully tailored to meet the needs and interests of our diverse community.
Explore the Depth of Catholicism
Through our Adult Faith Formation programs, you have the unique opportunity to dive deep into various aspects of Catholicism. Our expert instructors and dedicated team provide comprehensive teachings on topics such as Scripture, Sacraments, Church History, Theology, Moral Teachings, Social Justice, and more. These enlightening courses help you develop a profound understanding of the Catholic faith and its teachings.
Enriching Courses and Workshops
Our courses and workshops are designed to address the diverse interests and priorities of our community members. Whether you are a newcomer to the faith or a seasoned Catholic seeking to deepen your knowledge, we offer courses suitable for all levels of experience. From introductory considerations to advanced theological concepts, our programs cater to the intellectual and spiritual needs of all participants.
Some of our popular programs include:
- Introduction to Catholicism: This course provides a comprehensive overview of the Catholic faith, covering fundamental beliefs, rituals, sacraments, and the role of the Church in our lives.
- Bible Study Groups: Engage in in-depth exploration of Scripture, examining key passages, historical context, and theological interpretation to deepen your understanding of the Bible's teachings.
- Spirituality and Prayer Workshops: Explore various forms of prayer, spiritual disciplines, and mystical traditions to enhance your personal spirituality and develop a closer relationship with God.
- Social Justice and Catholic Teaching: Reflect on the Catholic Church's commitment to social justice, learn about Catholic social teachings, and explore ways to actively participate in creating a more just society.
- Theology of Marriage and Family: Delve into the Catholic understanding of marriage and family, examining the theological foundations, sacramental bond, and the importance of building strong, loving relationships within a faith-filled context.
Engage, Learn, and Connect
Our Adult Faith Formation programs not only provide essential knowledge but also create opportunities for networking and forming lasting connections within the community. Through discussions, group activities, and shared experiences, you will have the chance to engage with like-minded individuals, exchange perspectives, and grow alongside fellow learners on your faith journey.
Embark on a Meaningful Journey with Us
By participating in our Adult Faith Formation programs, you take a significant step towards deepening your relationship with God, understanding the Catholic faith, and becoming an active member of our vibrant community. Whether you are seeking personal growth, answers to theological questions, or a supportive community, Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano is here to guide and accompany you on your spiritual quest.
Join us in our pursuit of knowledge, wisdom, and spiritual growth. Explore the Adult Faith Formation opportunities available to you and embrace a transformative journey unlike any other. We look forward to welcoming you to Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano's Adult Faith Formation programs!