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Catechetical Formation -

These sessions are perfect for those who organize faith formation programs or who teach the faith in their parish, to their families or in their community.

Catholic Management & Leadership -

Perfect for pastors, business managers, and other parish employees, these sessions cover practical managerial and leadership issues faced at every parish.

Catholic Schools -

Come listen to several national leaders on Catholic education and attend practical, peer-led sessions by other teachers from the Dallas Diocese. 

Community Pastoral Care -

This track will offers sessions useful to anyone currently involved in Pastoral Care Ministry.  This work can involve visits to the sick and homebound, grief ministry and prison ministry.  It also will be of benefit to anyone seeking to refresh or learn new methods that can be implemented in their ministry.

Diaconal Ministry -

Deacons and other clergy are invited to these sessions which will cover topics of specific importance to their ministry.

General Faith Formation -

This topic encompasses many theological and spiritual topics, including scripture, spirituality, religion and science, and evangelization.

Justice & Service Ministry -

Our faith calls us to work for justice; to serve those in need, to pursue peace, and to defend the life, dignity and rights of all our sisters and brothers. This track will offer formation in Catholic Social Teaching as well as practical suggestions of how to implement or expand outreach ministries to the community.

Liturgical Art & Architecture

Learn from liturgical consultants, artists, architects, and other professionals dedicated to the creation of beautiful worship spaces for faith communities. Whether your parish is renovating or undertaking a new parish construction, this track can offer invaluable information for proper liturgical space planning.

Liturgy, Sacraments & Music Ministry (includes RCIA) -

This track includes special training sessions for lectors and extra-ordinary ministers in Holy Communion, along with other sessions on liturgy and music.

Marriage & Family Life -

Married couples, parents, and those who do family ministry are invited to engage with these relevant sessions on strengthening the family.

Technology & Media -

Meant for those looking to make their ministry more effective through new media forums, this track will delve into technology’s role in the modern Church.

Youth, Young Adult & Campus Ministry -

These sessions will enliven youth and young adult ministers with practical ways to improve their ministry.


University of Dallas Ministry Conference Renamed Dallas Ministry Conference

The University of Dallas and the Catholic Diocese of Dallas, co-sponsors of the University of Dallas Ministry Conference, announced that to better reflect their partnership, the conference will henceforth be known as the Dallas Ministry Conference. The 10th annual conference will be held Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2016, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas.

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