Sharing the Wisdom of Time Through Storytelling: Joe Paprocki (That’s Me!)

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As we continue our occasional series of video reflections on Sharing the Wisdom of Time—reflecting on the wisdom learned from our elders—I invite you to enjoy a brief reflection from someone who just might be familiar to Catechist’s Journey visitors: me! I had the honor of sharing some reflections about my spiritual director, Maureen Kuhn, who passed away not long before this recording. I hope you find this enriching.

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Joe Paprocki, DMin, is National Consultant for Faith Formation at Loyola Press, where, in addition to his traveling/speaking responsibilities, he works on the development team for faith formation curriculum resources including Finding God: Our Response to God’s Gifts and God’s Gift: Reconciliation and Eucharist. Joe has more than 35 years of experience in ministry and has presented keynotes, presentations, and workshops in more than 100 dioceses in North America. Joe is a frequent presenter at national conferences including the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress, the Mid-Atlantic Congress, and the National Conference for Catechetical Leadership. He is the author of numerous books, including the best seller The Catechist’s Toolbox, A Church on the Move, Under the Influence of Jesus, and Called to Be Catholic—a bilingual, foundational supplemental program that helps young people know their faith and grow in their relationship with God. Joe is also the series editor for the Effective Catechetical Leader and blogs about his experiences in faith formation at


  1. I wish there could be a script version of the article because I can’t always access a video nor share it with people who don’t have internet connection.

    • HI Vicent and thanks for your comment. Sorry for your frustration. Unfortunately, I don’t have transcriptions of the videos. I can only encourage you to try some other devices/computers (if you have access to some) to watch the videos. Blessings. -joe

  2. Very sorry for your loss….I would imagine that your spiritual director ripples forward and continues to point to God through the love and care extended by the many lives she has touched. Hoping peace.

    • Thanks so much Bernie. I continue to hear her voice and see her face as she offers me direction from another “place!” -joe

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