Webinar: Getting Started as a Catechist – August 19, 2010

Facilitator: Joe Paprocki, DMin
Brought to you by Loyola Press, A Jesuit Ministry

Thursday, August 19, 2010: Part One
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. (CST)

[Find out what time this is for you.]

Becoming a catechist is exciting and, let’s face it, somewhat intimidating! New catechists are eager to learn some basic teaching skills to help them gain confidence as they begin their service in this vocation. These Webinars will provide catechists, both those who are new and those who’d like to refresh their skills, with an introduction to the basic tools needed to effectively engage young people in faith formation.Some of the topics covered in this Webinar include:

  • The role of the catechist
  • Lesson planning and preparation
  • Various learning activities
  • Preparing the learning environment

This free Webinar is led by Joe Paprocki, an eighth-grade catechist in the Archdiocese of Chicago with over 30 years of experience in pastoral ministry. Joe, national consultant for faith formation at Loyola Press, is the author of numerous books, including the best-selling The Catechist’s Toolbox and A Well-Built Faith, and the host of the blog Catechist’s Journey.

Register for this free Webinar today by clicking here.

The Webinar is part of a series. Please continue to visit Joe’s blog for future Webinar dates. If you would like to receive Joe’s blog posts by e-mail, click here.

If you have additional questions about these Webinars, please contact me at freyer@loyolapress.com.


Carrie Freyer
Religion Product Manager

Brought to you byLoyola Press


  1. Hey, would love to hear this….but the time is 3am in my part of the world 🙁
    Will the recording be available for download after that? I hope it is, do let me know…thanks a bunch!

    • Hi Rowena. Yes, absolutely, a recording will be available within a few days of the event…we don’t want to keep you awake at 3 am!

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