Mass Schedule: Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 8:00am, 10:00am & 12:00pm
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Adult Faith Formation


"By this is my Father glorified, that you bear much fruit and become my disciples." John 15:8

 


Adult Faith CalendarST LUKE HAPPENINGS...MARK YOUR CALENDARS...WATCH FOR DETAILS

  • Prophet Isaiah (part 1), starting January 19, 2016
  • Consoling the Heart of Jesus, starting January 11, 2016 week
  • True Devotion to Mary Study, starting January 27, 2016
  • "Surprised by Truth" with the St. Monica Ministry starting January 24, 2016
  • Relit: The heart of Evangelization starting January 20, 2016
  • Parish Retreat, St. Luke the Evangelist of Mercy, April 8 & 9

 

 


 

+ RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) - (The process used to bring adults into the church). Have you been attending St. Luke's with your spouse for years and now think you'd like to be received into the Church? Call us. Need to be confirmed? We can help. Baptized Catholic as an infant but never received the remaining Initiation Sacraments? We'll prepare you to receive them. Never been baptized? We can prepare you for this sacrament. RCIA at St. Luke's is year-round and ready to help you when you, no matter what your need might be.  For more information, contact Margie at 426-1733 x305 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

+ St. Monica Ministry The members of St. Monica Ministry gather together to support one another in their prayers, hopes and  longings for family members and friends who no longer practice their Catholic faith, or have a weakened faith. All are welcome to participate. This year in addition to prayer, fellowship and support, the group will discuss conversion stories in the book "Surprised by Truth II" by Patrick Madrid. Meetings for the new year will be January 24, February 21, March 20, and April 24, 2016. Please contact Teresa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

+ Consoling the Heart of Jesus A study on Divine Mercy begins the week of January 11, 2016. There will be two sessions - Wednesday afternoons at 1pm and Thursday evenings at 7pm. Course materials will be available online, but for those who prefer a hard copy book, they will be available for $5. The weekly session will run for 10 weeks and will include small group time and a DVD presentation by the author, Fr. Michael Gaitley. Contact Lisa This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information. The Women of Faith group will also be using this book for the next 10 sessions. They meet Tuesdays at 10am in Kramer Hall.

+ Isaiah Scripture Study This Jubilee Year of Mercy "will bring to the fore the richness of Jesus' mission echoed in the words of the prophet Isaiah: to bring a word and gesture of consolation to the poor, to proclaim liberty to those bound by new forms of slavery, to restore sight to those who can see no more because they are caught up in themselves, to restore dignity to all those from whom it has been robbed." (MV16)

  • Part 1 (8 sessions) begins January 19, 2016 at 1:00pm Jansen Center West Room
  • Part 2 (7 sessions) begins August 23, 2016
  • Part 3 (7 sessions) begins October 25, 2016

Cost for the entire study is $25. Register by calling the Jansen Center office 426-1733 ext. 301

+ True Devotion to Mary "Considered by many to be the greatest single book of Marian spirituality ever written" (TAN publishing) will be a 13-week study on Wednesdays, beginning January 27th at 10:30am in Jansen Center. Register by calling the Jansen Center office 426-1733 ext 301. There will be no session on Ash Wednesday.

+ Relit: The Heart of Evangelization is an exciting and integrated set of talks which help to form the participants theologically, spiritually, and practically so that we can be active evangelists in the Church. Relit's 18 sessions are being offered Wednesday nights beginning January 20 and select Saturdays through May. Please get a flyer from Jansen Center or Kramer Hall for a detailed schedule. Participant materials are $12 and must register with Jansen Center. A summary of session can be viewed here, http://www.catholicword.com/media/downloads/relit/sessionsummary.pdf

Wednesdays 7:00-8:15PM

  • Session 1: January 20 in the Parish Center
  • Session 2: January 27 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 3: February 3 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 4: February 17  in Kramer Hall
  • Session 5: February 24 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 6: March 2 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 7: March 9 in Parish Center
  • Session 8: March 16 in Kramer Hall
  • Sesssion 9: March 30 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 10: April 6 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 11: April 13 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 12: April 20 in Parish Center

Saturdays 8:00-11:30AM

  • Sessions 1-4: February 13 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 1-4: March 12 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 5-8: March 19 in Kramer Hall
  • Session 9-12: April 30 in Kramer Hall

Session 13-18: Saturday May 14 8;00AM - 2:00PM in Kramer Hall

+ Getting to Know the Saints Movie Series Our movie series continues on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. All are invited as we gather to learn more about some our Saints. The movies are family friendly and last between 60-120 minutes. Refreshments and drinks will be served. For more information, please contact Lisa at 937-901-2727 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • February 9 - St. Bernadette
  • March 8 - St. Patrick
  • April 5 - Br. John Henry Newman

 

+ AREA OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR JOURNEY OF FAITH, 2016:

Year of Mercy: Sign up to receive daily email or texts with suggestions on living a more merciful life, click here.

Vessels of Mercy: A Retreat for Solidarity. Join in a unique retreat that will engage the heart, minds, and hands and lead us into a deeper undeerstanding and practice of global solidairty. There will be a prayer walk, learning stations, speakers, reflection time, and even a taste of global culture. All are welcome! Hosted by the Archidiocese of Cincinnati CAtholic Socail Action Office and Catholic Relief Services. January 30, Saturday, at the Archbishop Pilarczyk Center, 1436 Needmore Road, Dayton. Doors open at 8:30am retreat from 9am-noon. Snow date: Feb. 6.

 

 


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