Faith Formation & General Programs

Charisms and the Saints with Fr. Mark Goring CC: Discover and listen to several talks about how some of the Saints
lived out the charisms, or spiritual gifts God had in store for each of them. St Mary’s, 100 Young St., Sat., Feb. 15, 9:00 am Mass – 1:00 pm. Info: office@stmarysottawa.ca; 613-729-9811.

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Film “The Francis Impact”: Features stories of ordinary Catholics working on the margins who see an agent of change
in Pope Francis. This is not a film about Francis changing the church; it’s about the church changing the world. Saint
Paul University Amphitheatre, 223 Main St., Feb. 24, 7:00-9:30 pm. Free. Info: Joe Gunn jgunn@omilacombe.ca.

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By My Side – A Program of Spiritual Friendship and Healing for Separated and Divorced Catholics: Led from a Catholic faith exploration perspective, the program is designed to help participants find reconciliation, peace and healing by taking positive steps in their daily spiritual life. Info: http://www.bymyside.ca; facebook.com/bymysideott; Mary Jane Manley 613-294-1308. Cost: $40 for 6 weeks. At Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church Hall – 1153 Wellington St W, Ottawa . For women, starts Tuesday, March 24, 7-9 pm. For men, starts Thursday, March 26th

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Where Faith and Life Meet: A Symposium for Adult Faith. Offered by The Centre for Religious Education and
Catechesis, Saint Paul University, May 21 – 22, 2020. Explore a process-based accompaniment of adult faith that “meets people where they are” and draws on emerging insights and promising practices that bridge faith and life. Info.

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ARCHDIOCESE OF OTTAWA FAITH FORMATION Information

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FAITH FORMATION COURSES AT NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL – 56 Guiges Avenue, Ottawa

Check out Learning at Notre Dame Cathedral for upcoming courses and formation programs.

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OTTAWA CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOARD – Religious & Family Life Education

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PERMANENT DIACONATE – INFO: Is the Lord calling you to the Permanent Diaconate? Come and discover what the diaconate is about. Catholic men in the Archdiocese are invited; married men are encouraged to come with their wives. To attend upcoming information sessions, contact Deacon Michael Seath (613-324-0007); (mseath@archottawa.ca).

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ST. PATRICK’S BASILICA OTTAWA – Adult Faith Formation Program

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SOPHIA INSTITUTE FOR TEACHERS

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By My Side – A Program of Spiritual Friendship and Healing for Separated and Divorced Catholics: Formerly the
Journey of Hope Program. The program, led from a Catholic faith exploration perspective, is designed to help
participants find reconciliation, peace and healing by taking positive steps in their daily spiritual life. Info:
; facebook.com/bymysideott; Mary Jane Manley 613-294-1308. Cost: $40 for 6 weeks. At Queen of
the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church Hall. For women, starts Tues., Mar. 24, 7-9 pm. For men, starts Thurs., Mar. 26.