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    • A Leadership Training Program for Adult Religious Education Coordinators 

      Gadoua, Sr. Joyce (1989)
      I propose to create a training program for potential adult education coordinators to develop competencies in team formation and program planning. Moreover, since many rural parishes are too small to develop and maintain their ...
    • Project 

      Atchity, Carol (1990)
      This project is a demonstration of the Clinical Pastoral Education Program that students participate in for the purpose to sharpen their skills and become better able to minister to those who require pastoral care in ...
    • Empowering Adult Religious Educators for the Third Millennium: The Guidebook and Training Manual for Facilitators of Study Circles 

      DeVito, Margaret (1990)
      Today one of the greatest obstacles facing adult religious education programs at the local level, and most pointedly, at ‘the small and rural parishes, is the lack of quality programs. The Topsfield Foundation, a ...
    • Pastoral Project 

      Herman, Marcella (1990)
      The pastoral concern I will address in my project is in the area of ministry to people who are grieving. After there has been a death in the family, when the funeral is over and the family members have returned to their ...
    • The Wounded Healer in Ministry 

      Hopf, Betty (1990)
      It is my hope and my dream to share my own experiences with other adult children of alcoholics so that together we may more effectively minister to God's people. "Even when we know that we are called to be wounded healers, ...
    • Adapting liturgical rites for RCIA 

      Nidey, Anna (1990)
      The pastoral problem addressed here is the lack of adequate information available to those doing parish level RCIA work to assist them in adapting the various liturgical rights in the RCIA process to the needs of their ...
    • The Writing of the History of Assumption Parish for the Centennial Celebration, 1989 

      Peacock, Mary (1990)
      The Parish History project is truly pastoral in nature for several reasons. First of all, the gathering of the materials - articles, pictures, newspaper clippings and verbal anecdotes - involved many people. Secondly, the ...
    • Prisoners are People 

      Patterson, Patrick (1990)
      The pastoral problem which I have identified in the previous section can and should be approached in many different ways. As with any deeply held prejudice, the repersonalization of prisoners as people is not something which ...
    • Seeking God In Our Stories 

      Mohney, Patricia (1990)
      The sharing of human experience has the potential to function as an anchor in a dysfunctional world tossed about by change and at a time when humankind is confronted with a pluralism of values, spiritualities, and ...
    • Pastoral Ministry to the Sick and Elderly In Nursing Homes and Hospitals 

      Kruml, Theresa (1991)
      Today we live in a high tech society characterized by an aging population which is increasingly alienated from the institutionalized churches. Also, in the hospital and nursing home environment frequently the spiritual ...
    • The Black Experience in the Kaleidoscope Of Contemporary Pastoral Concerns 

      Hoye, M. Geraldine (1991)
      Theology is the expression of a people's relationship to God and God to them. The Black approach to theology is rooted in a positive self-identification and affirms Black history and includes this people's destiny in ...
    • Lectionary Catechesis in an Institution 

      Miquel, Evee Marie (1991)
      Fr. Robert (Bob) Tywoniak, Director of the Catholic Home for Children in the Diocese of Miami, made a request for a volunteer lay minister to establish a religious education program and liturgical service for the children ...
    • Director/Coordinator of Religious Education Handbook 

      Zielinski, Marise (1991)
      Excellence in Catholic religious education has a long tradition in our country. It is a fairly recent reality that a significantly greater number of Catholic children are now receiving their religious education through ...
    • The Life Story: A Pastoral and Personal Means for Wholeness and Growth 

      Starkiewicz, Kenneth (1991)
      To increase awareness of story, and particularly one's life as a story, is one of the principal objectives of this project. It is important for a person to express his or her life in the form of a story. One is then ...
    • Spiritual Growth and Development Through Communal Relationships 

      Wyns, Christine (1991)
      I propose that those individuals in my parish who have expressed a desire to deepen the spiritual dimension of their lives (myself included) be invited to come together and form a spiritual growth and discernment group ...
    • We Come to the Table Together...Refining a Parish Communion Rite 

      Swiderski, Carol (1991)
      The Pastoral concern being addressed by this project proposal is that of developing a faith community which sees itself as the "primary minister" of our Sunday liturgies. Virtually all liturgists writing today agree ...
    • A Sacramental Preparation Program for Parents 

      Ciesielski, Myra (1992)
      The proposal for this project surfaced from experiencing past frustration in bringing adults together for any spiritual presentation and facing poor attendance as a result. This project proposes an on-going program for ...
    • Surviving Divorce: Workshops for Children and Their Parents 

      Francisco, Donna (1992)
      In a culture that is plagued by the growing divorce rate and the constantly changing image of family, the most serious concern is the children who live through and beyond the break-up of their families. With this in ...
    • A Women's Retreat Focus: Facing Cancer 

      Hoelscher, Judy (1992)
      In order to respond to this perceived need of women with cancer, a one day retreat was designed for them and their female friends who had taken supportive roles.
    • A Theological Reflection Process on Communal Prayer in the Ursuline Community of Youngstown, Ohio 

      Minchin, Kathleen (1992)
      Communal prayer is an essential element of religious life. The Constitutions and the Mission Statement of the Youngstown Ursulines affirm the basic need for communal prayer in the lives of their members. These ministerially ...