Teaching the Catholic Faith

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The Way of Christ webinar series is designed to get adult faith formation leaders in the Diocese of Tyler together to learn, discuss best practices for planning lessons, address challenges, and have time for Q&A. This webinar will cover some catechesis on the first four lessons of Student Book. We will also have time to discuss what's working in our classes and get to know each other. Please have your student book available. 

Event Date 11-15-2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 11-15-2019 1:00 pm

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Son Tres Los Que Se Casan:  Marriage Formation Retreat (Spanish)

The Son Tres Los Que Se Casan marriage formation retreat weekends are an opportunity for couples to learn how to put Christ at the center of the marriages as they prepare for the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony.  Mentor couples are also invited and encouraged to attend with their engaged couples for the Saturday session.  

This retreat weekend will be held at the Wellspring Fransalian Center for Spirituality.  The Friday session will go from 6:00pm-10:00pm and the Saturday session will be from 8:00am-7:00pm.  We have a limited number of overnight rooms available or couples can have the option of commuting to the retreat. 

This event has met its capacity on registrants. However, if you'd like to join our wait list please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Este evento ha llegado a su límite de registrantes. Si gusta ser agregado a nuestra lista de espera contactenos a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!

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Event Date 11-15-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 11-16-2019 7:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-13-2019
Cut off date 10-29-2019 6:00 pm

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Way Of Beauty- Sacred Music

This day of formation is an opportunity for high school students to learn the why and the what of Sacred Music, especially looking at Gregorian Chant as the preferred option of the Church and how its history and use have helped shape the way Christians have prayed for the past 1000 years. With expert guidance, Mrs. Alexis Kutarna will guide our students through the Ordinary of the Mass in preparation to sing at the Vigil Mass of the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe at 5:30pm with Bishop Joseph Strickland. We have space for 40 students, and will provide lunch and materials needed. If you have any questions, touch base with Fr. Justin Braun at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." Registration is linked below.

Event Date 11-23-2019 9:30 am
Event End Date 11-23-2019 6:00 am
Registration Start Date 10-22-2019
Cut off date 11-21-2019

Students Book Cover

The Way of Christ webinar series is designed to get adult faith formation leaders in the Diocese of Tyler together to learn, discuss best practices for planning lessons, address challenges, and have time for Q&A. This webinar will cover some catechesis on the first four lessons of Student Book. We will also have time to discuss what's working in our classes and get to know each other. Please have your student book available. 

Event Date 12-06-2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 12-06-2019 1:00 pm
Come and Rest Awhile: Women's Advent Retreat

Join us for a day of prayer, reflection, and fellowship! With Special Guests: Fr. Justin Braun & Noelle Garcia

This event is open to all women (single or married). Nursing infants are welcome! Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration online is $20, onsite registration will be $25.

Scholarships are available!

For more information please contact Deanna Johnston at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (903) 630-5055 Ext 112.

Event Date 12-07-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 12-07-2019 3:00 am
Individual Price $20.00
Special Needs Family Retreat

This is the first ever special needs family retreat in the Diocese of Tyler. Over the course of the weekend, families will have many opportunities to socialize, pray, and enjoy a variety of activities. This retreat includes lodging, meals, a zip-line and low ropes course, fun and games, Adoration and Mass. You don't want to miss it! To sign up please contact Mikki Sciba at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 903-630-5055 ext.113. There is limited space so reserve your spot today!

Event Date 12-13-2019
Event End Date 12-15-2019