Deacon Thomas Gornick
Assists the Archbishop in the mission of the Church to invite, welcome and renew the people of Western Oregon by proclaiming the Gospel.
Composed of the offices and ministries
for Evangelization, RCIA, Adult Faith Formation, Religious Education, Youth
and Young Adult Ministry, Hispanic Ministry, Ministry to People with Disabilities,
Deaf Ministry, Marriage and Family Life, Campus Ministry, Prisons Ministry.
Mass for the the New Evangelization: click here
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops,
Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis
Sacramental Catechesis: An Online Resource for Dioceses and Eparchies: Provides eight principles that should govern all sound catechesis, focuses on elements for doctrinally and pastorally sound catechesis specific to each sacrament: click here
Vatican Council II, Decree Ad Gentes
/ On the Mission Activity of the Church
Pope Paul VI
Pope John Paul II
Go and Make Disciples: A National Plan
and Strategy for Catholic Evangelization in the United States
White and Corcoran Rebuilt - the Story of a Catholic Parish
Small Christian Community Resources
The following is available only as a download
document: Materials for Small Christian Communities:
As an Adobe pdf document:
From the Archdiocese of San Francisco
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Forming Leaders for the Church
An online training series of interest to diocesan and parish catechetical leaders, Catholic School principals and teachers and parish ministers.
"The Leadership Institute is sponsored by the National Educational Association Departments of Chief Administrators of Catholic Education and Religious Education, the National Conference for Catechetical Leadership, and the Secretariats of Catholic Education and of Evangelization."
Track One: New Leadership
for educational and catechetical leaders
Track Two: Stewardship, evangelization, Church Fathers, and more
Track Three: New evangelization