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Lay Pastoral Ministry Program

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Welcome to the

Lay Pastoral Ministry Program

of the Ballarat Diocese

 

 

The Lay Pastoral Ministry Program offers opportunities for
formation, support, study and certification 
for lay pastoral employees
and volunteers in the Ballarat Diocese in partnership with the
Virtual Learning Community, Dayton University.


Information about the Lay Pastoral Ministry Program is in the documents attached below.

Please contact us to talk about your current ministry situation, or what you hope to do, to enable us to assist as you discern your formation pathway.


Documents for download:

 Information for participants in the Lay Pastoral Ministry Program:
Registrations for study cycle 3 which begins on April 19 are open now - April 8. Note* most courses in Cycle 3 are short courses over 3 weeks. New participants wishing to register to study should complete the Application Form above. Ongoing participants can register for a subject in Cycle 3 by April 15.  


Free e-Seminar: Hope in Times of Crisis

In these uncertain times, the VLCFF want you to know that they care. They offer their prayers and a Free 3 week e-Seminar: Hope in Times of Crisis to support you and your ministry. e-Seminar Begins April 5th, 2020
May the Lord bless and watch over you and your loved ones.
Ongoing participants can register Here
New participants should complete the Application Form above

 

Study Cycles for 2020:

You can find details of each subject (course) here

Access the Diocesan Resource Centre Catalogue here 


For more information please contact:

Lay Pastoral Ministry Program Facilitator
Kim Butler
Ph: 0407 523 424
email: kim.butler@ballarat.catholic.org.au

 

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We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

All Enquiries

PO Box 576
Ballarat, Victoria 3353

Phone +61 3 5337 7111

Where to find us

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat
5 Lyons Street South
Ballarat, Victoria 3353