Lifelong Faith Formation

The Department of Lifelong Faith Formation is a resource for pastors and parish leaders responsible for faith formation initiatives and sacramental catechesis with adults, youth, or children.  Our goal is to assist leaders in creating comprehensive plans that form lifelong disciples for Christ.  Please contact us at 716.847.5501 or

Upcoming Events:

Parish Curriculum Planning Workshop on Saturday, April 21 at St. Andrew, Kenmore, 9:00-11:30 a.m.  Get all the details and register.

Reaching the Next Generation with Frank Mercandante at Christ the King Seminary on April 24, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. or April 25, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Register online.

Forming Disciples EXPO on Wednesday, May 2, 2:00-6:00 p.m. at The Grapevine Banquet Facility.

Diocesan New Leader Orientation Program  at the Catholic Center, 2:00-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15. 

Parish Curriculum Planning Workshop on Wednesday, May 23 at St. Martha, Depew, 6:00-8:30 p.m.  Get all the details and register. 

We Are the Body: A Service Reflection Workshop on June 12 and 13 at Canisius College.  See all the details. 

Recommended Webinars:

Strong Catholic Families free webinar series - Families Celebrating the Sacraments: From Formation to Transformation