Certificate in Pastoral Ministry Course Schedule

About the Certificate in Pastoral Ministry Course Schedule:

Certificate in Pastoral Ministry courses are offered in five-week sessions (unless otherwise indicated), year-round, at several different locations across the Diocese of Dallas. 

"This class inspired me to continue to seek God”                - CPM student at St. Patrick’s

"Wonderful learning experience” - CPM student at Our Lady of Angels

“Enjoyed, makes you thirst for more knowledge about faith”      - CPM student at John Paul II HS

Summer 2019

 Locations for this summer:

  • University of Dallas
  • St. Luke's (Irving) 
  • St. Michael (McKinney)

 

2019-2020

Locations for the 2019-2020 Academic year: 

  • University of Dallas (Irving)
  • St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (Plano)
  • Our Lady of Angels (Allen)
  • St. Joseph (Richardson)
  • Sacred Heart (Rowlett) 
  • St. Luke (Irving)
  • St. Jude (Allen) 

 *More sites and classes coming soon

CPM courses are also offered in Spanish. View Spanish language courses >>

Course offerings: 

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Course Course Type Day & Time Start Date Location Instructor
Introduction to New Testament Core  Saturday 9AM -3PM

June

15 &  22              

St. Luke

Family Life Center Rm.1

Jim McGill
Jesus & the Trinity  Core  Saturday 9AM- 3PM

July

13 & 20

St. Luke 

Family Life Center Rm.1

Jim McGill 
Introduction to Catechesis  Elective 

Tuesday

9:30AM - 12PM       

June

4-25             

University of Dallas

Julie Billemier 
Dealing with Suffering & Loss  Elective

Tuesday 

9:30 AM - 12PM 

July

9-30

University of Dallas

Mike Brock 
Introduction to Catechesis Elective

Saturday 

9:30AM -3:30PM

June

22 & 29

St. Michael 

St. Michael's Room 

Jodi Hunt
Catechetical Methods  Elective

Saturday 

9:30 AM -3:30 PM

July

20 & 27 

St. Michael

St. Michael's Room 

Jodi Hunt 
 Foundations in Youth Ministry  Elective 

Tuesday 

9AM- 11AM

Aug. 27

University of Dallas

TBD
Family Systems Theories   Elective 

Tuesday

9AM -11AM

 Oct. 1 University of Dallas  TBD
Initiating Disciples: RCIA Rites Elective  Tuesday 9AM -11AM Nov. 5  University of Dallas  TBD
Promoting Discipleship  Elective

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

 Aug. 27 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton   TBD
Catechetical Methods Elective 

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM 

Oct. 1   St. Elizabeth Ann Seton  TBD
Foundations in Young Adult Ministry  Elective  Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

 Nov. 5 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

TBD

Jesus and the Trinity  Core  Tuesday 7PM - 9PM Aug. 27 Our Lady of Angels  TBD
Theology of Ministry Core Tuesday 7PM - 9PM Oct. 1 Our Lady of Angels TBD
Ecclesiology and Vatican II Core Tuesday 7PM - 9PM Nov. 5 Our Lady of Angels TBD
Sin and Grace Core

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM 

Aug. 29 St. Joseph TBD
Human and Faith Development  Core

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Oct. 3 St. Joseph TBD
Morality and Social Justice Core

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Nov. 7 St. Joseph TBD
Sacramental Catechesis Elective 

Thursday 

7PM- 9PM

Aug. 29 Sacred Heart  TBD
Foundations in Youth Ministry Elective

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Oct. 3 Sacred Heart  TBD
Prayer and Spirituality  Core

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Nov.7  Sacred Heart  TBD
Sacraments and Sacramentality  Core 

Monday 

7PM -9PM

Sept. 30 St. Luke  TBD
Introduction to Catechesis Elective 

Monday 

7PM -9PM

Nov. 4 St. Luke  TBD
Introduction to New Testament  Core 

Monday 

7PM -9PM

Sept. 30 St. Jude  TBD
Fundamental Concepts of Pastoral Care Elective 

Monday 

7PM -9PM

Nov. 4 St. Jude  TBD 
Liturgy and the New Evangelization Elective 

Monday 

7PM -9PM

 Jan. 6 St. Jude    TBD 
Principles to Building Strong Marriages  Elective   Monday 

7PM -9PM

Feb. 10   St. Jude  TBD 
Ministry in a Multicultural Church Core  Monday 

7PM -9PM

Jan. 6 St. Luke  TBD
Evangelization  Core   Monday 

7PM -9PM

Feb. 10 St. Luke  TBD
Morality and Social Justice  Core Monday 7PM - 9PM March 23 St. Luke  TBD
Introduction to Old Testament  Core 

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Jan. 9 Sacred Heart 

TBD

Leadership in Prayer and Worship Elective 

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Feb. 13 Sacred Heart  TBD
Liturgical Ministry: Worship in Context  Elective 

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

March 26 Sacred Heart  TBD
Initiating Disciples: RCIA Rites  Elective

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Jan. 9 St. Joseph TBD
Dealing with Suffering and Loss  Elective

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

Feb. 13 St. Joseph  TBD
Family Systems Theories Elective

Thursday 

7PM - 9PM

March 26 St. Joseph TBD
Strengthening and Developing Family Life Elective

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

Jan. 7 Our Lady of Angels TBD
Adult Faith Formation  Elective 

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

 Feb. 11 Our Lady of Angels TBD
Catholic Morality for Health Care Services  Elective 

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

March 24 Our Lady of Angels  TBD
History and Practice of Worship Elective 

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

Jan. 7 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton TBD
Lay Ecclesial Leadership Elective

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

Feb. 11 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton TBD
Understanding Family as Domestic Church  Elective 

Tuesday 

7PM - 9PM

 March 24 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton TBD
Foundations in Marriage  Elective 

Tuesday 

9AM -11AM

Jan. 7 University of Dallas  TBD 
Catechetical Methods  Elective 

Tuesday 

9AM -11AM

 Feb.  11 University of Dallas  TBD
Patterns of Christian Prayer  Elective 

Tuesday 

9AM -11AM

March 24  University of Dallas  TBD

 

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