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:

Disability Awareness Training will be held on Friday, November 17, 1-3 p.m. at the Catholic Center

Southern Tier Saturdays begin on November 18, 10 a.m. to noon, at Our Lady of the Angels, Cuba with Nuts & Bolts of Intergenerational Programs.  These workshops will parallel Workshop Wednesdays. 

"Service with a Smile - What is Theological Reflection" workshop is on December 6 at the Catholic Center, 9-11 a.m.  See all the dates and topics for Workshop Wednesdays!

Diocesan New Leader Orientation Program  at the Catholic Center, 2:00-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 19

Recommended Webinars:

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

Adult Faith Formation Practices for Mature Adults on Tuesday, January 23, 3-4 p.m.  FREE from Ave Maria Press.