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The Department of Lifelong Faith Formation serves parish leaders who are responsible for catechetical ministry with adults, youth, and children - which includes faith formation initiatives and sacramental preparation.  The website provides information about various diocesan policies, preferred practices, and upcoming events.

Please contact our department at 716.847.5501 or if you have any questions.

Spotlight on: Safe Environment Mandates:

            #1 - Training Resources in Faith Formation Programs with children.

            #2- Training and Screening Mandates for adults..


Upcoming Events:

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       4    God's Family, Noon-2:30PM, Baker Victory Services, Baker Hall School (contact Mario Vinti)

       5    Rite of Election, 3:30PM, St. Joseph Cathedral (contact Sr. Barbara Schiavoni, GNSH)

      14   Forming Disciples EXPO, 2-7pm at The Grapevine Banquet Facility, Depew (contact Maureen Poulin)

      15   Lenten Morning of Reflection for Parish Leaders, 9:30AM-Noon, Msgr. Paa Center, Nativity Parish, Harris Hill, free (RSVP to Elizabeth Santini by March 10)