Addressing the unique needs of today’s Formators
individual support needs
ongoing transformation of the heart.
You will be invited to reflect on
how you professionally and personally approach formation work
how your unique obstacles and facilitating qualities might hinder or move
you toward being a helpful and successful Formator
how you model yourself as an example of healthy, integrated and peace-
filled religious and/or clerical life
how the various aspects of your particular piece of formation complements
the greater scheme of your Society's, Congregation's, Diocese's overall
formation philosophy and goals.
Who Would Benefit?
Religious and clergy whose primary ministry involves working along with
vocational candidates, aspirants, postulants, novices
philosophers, theologians, diocesan seminarians
those in special studies
members in transition in ministry programs, etc.
In addition, the program would be helpful for personnel charged with
following-up with members who have been recently ordained
full-time spiritual directors
superiors and directors who are charged with the coordination, continuity,
stability, integration and accountability for the initial and ongoing formation
needs and programs of their Congregation, Society or Diocese.