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CATECHETICAL WORKSHOP

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October 1, 2023 - November 30, 2023

Workshop Overview

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Deepen your faith by examining what science shows about the Shroud of Turin, Eucharistic miracles, the age of the universe, and more.

This Workshop blends scholar presentations with interactive pedagogical sessions, giving you a chance to explore content with a respected scholar, as well as explore and simulate practical teaching strategies with ready-to-use classroom materials. Share best practices with your fellow teachers, enjoy catered breakfast and lunch, and engage in both formal and informal discussions.



Plus, you’ll receive this FREE teacher’s guide 鈥 packed with 30 days of ready-to-use lessons plans!

Schedule

  • 8:00-8:30am

    Breakfast and Check-In

  • 8:30-8:45am

    Program Introduction

  • 8:45-9:15am

    Wonders of Nature

    Spend time reflecting on various visual images of creation to explore how faith and reason go together.

  • 9:15-10:00am

    What Students Need to Know to Maintain their Faith in College and Beyond: Scientific Evidence for God, Jesus, and the Eucharist Part 1

    Scientific Evidence for God, Jesus, and the Eucharist Part 1 Enjoy the first talk by Fr. Spitzer, followed by Q & A.

  • 10:00-10:15am

    Break

  • 10:15-11:00am

    Scientific Evidence for an Intelligent Creator

    Engage in interactive activities that will show your students how scientific evidence鈥攆rom the expansion of the universe, to entropy, to the fine-tuning of physical laws鈥攎ake belief in God completely reasonable

  • 11:00am-12:00pm

    Holy Mass

  • 12:00-12:45pm

    Lunch

  • 12:45-1:30pm

    What Students Need to Know to Maintain their Faith in College and Beyond: Scientific Evidence for God, Jesus, and the Eucharist Part 2

    Enjoy the second talk by Fr. Spitzer followed by Q & A

  • 1:30-1:40pm

    Break

  • 1:40-2:20pm

    Exploring Eucharistic Miracles

    Participate in memorable hands-on activities so your students will not only be familiar with Eucharistic miracles, but know how science consistently confirms their authenticity.

  • 2:20-2:30pm

    Additional Resources, Evaluation

Join us, and you'll receive鈥

Catechetical Formation

Engaging sessions by a catechetical scholar provide background knowledge.

Practical Application

Research-based teaching strategies, and concrete tools to apply this knowledge in the classroom.

Spiritual Formation

You'll explore your vocation as a teacher, and your calling as a witness to Christ.

Ready-to-Use Materials

Receive a free supplemental guide featuring 10-12 lessons with activities and sacred art.

Presenters

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Monica Ashour

Holding two Masters from the University of Dallas鈥攐ne in Theological Studies and one in Humanities鈥擬onica Ashour is an international speaker, author of 28 books, and President and Director of Content Creation for the Theology of the Body Evangelization Team (TOBET). She was also named by the Catholic National Register as one of the top six speakers on Saint John Paul鈥檚 Theology of the Body. In May 2015, Miss Ashour was a participant for an ad hoc committee in Washington DC for the Pontifical Council for the Family, and presented a talk 鈥淭eaching TOB to Teens鈥 at the Theology of the Body International Symposium in Rome. She was also a participant in the International Summit on Lay Leadership with Cardinal Arinze in Rome. Before becoming an international speaker, Monica served as a campus minister at St. Mary鈥檚 Catholic Church of Texas A&M University from 1996 to 1999. Before and after her stint at St. Mary鈥檚, Monica enjoyed 20 years teaching theology and literature in grade school and high school classrooms. Monica was the recipient of Cardinal Farrell鈥檚 2008 Pro-Life Award for Civic Action and was named to the Hall of Fame for her alma mater, Nolan Catholic High School in Ft. Worth.

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