National Catholic Reporter

Updated May 23, 2003

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Language Studies

INTENSIVE PASTORAL ENGLISH at Mexican American Cultural Center in San Antonio, Texas. An intensive program designed for individuals whose first language is other than English. Instruction allows participants to learn the English language and develop skills for ministry. Offered in three-week blocks all year. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

Parish Missions

DYNAMIC, CREATIVE PREACHING -- Parish missions, retreats for religious. Faculty in-service, student retreats. Web site:


PILGRIMAGE TO IONA AND LINDISFARNE -- Sept. 9-20. Contact: Therese Elias, OSB, 4220 Mercier, Kansas City, MO 64111. Phone: (816) 561-6855. E-mail: Web site:


PREPARATION FOR Hispanic pastoral ministry at Mexican American Cultural Center in San Antonio, Texas: Discussion, lectures, field trips, border reality experiences, interactive dynamics and faith-sharing from the foundation of the adult learning process. “The Mini Pastoral” is an intensive, three-week, introductory course. The “Hispanic Pastoral Ministry” is a semester program allowing for an in-depth reflection and study. Both courses are offered in English and Spanish and carry initial certification by the USCC/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

Renewal Programs

RENEWAL PROGRAMS: BERAKAH: “A Place of Blessing,” offers A Time of Blessing, four-month renewal programs for women religious and other women in ministry who are seeking to foster fidelity to self, God and world. Components: scriptural and theological input, personal and spiritual renewal, contemplative space, opportunity for spiritual direction and/or counseling, creative leisure in a community setting. Renewal Session I:late August to mid-December; Session II: mid-January to mid-May. Choose one or both. Possibility of structuring half sessions. Inquiries: Berakah, 96 Fairview Road, Pittsfield, NH 03263-3817. Phone: (603) 435-7271. Fax: (603) 435-6670. E-mail:


MONTH-LONG “PRAYER OF THE HEART” retreat in beautiful Oregon. Live in a monastic setting and enjoy break days to beaches and mountains. July 1-31, $2215. Also private retreats anytime. Contact: Dorothy Pulkka, OSB, Shalom Prayer Center, 840 S. Main St., Mt. Angel, OR 97362. Phone: (503) 845-6773. E-mail: Web site:

LIVING STONE GUESTHOUSE for retreat and renewal. Counseling available. Nourish your soul while you vacation near white sand beaches. Sarasota, Fla. (941) 966-5933.

RELAX, REST, RENEW; a sabbatical that you design. Monastic setting in beautiful Oregon. Spiritual direction, daily Eucharist, classes, retreats. Outings to beaches and mountains. August-May or shorter periods. Men and women. Contact: Jo Morton, OSB, Shalom Prayer Center, 840 S. Main St., Mt. Angel, OR 97362. Phone: (503) 845-6773. E-mail: Web site:

SAN DIEGO. The Spiritual Ministry Center offers year-round retreats including 30-day retreats and self-directed sabbaticals near the ocean in a comfortable townhouse. Phone: (619) 224-9444. Fax: (619) 224-1082. E-mail: Web site:


WINTER SABBATICAL -- Jan. 5-Feb. 5, 2004. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation in this Southern California garden oasis. For information or to register contact: Robert Cogswell, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia St., Orange, CA 92868-3907. Phone: (714) 744-3175, ext. 4406. Fax: (714) 744-3176. E-mail: Web site:

Spanish Studies

STUDY TOP-OF-THE-LINE PASTORAL SPANISH and the real Mexican cultural program, total immersion, one-on-one, customized, year-round, start anytime, go as long as you like tutorials. Special emphasis on pastoral care of Hispanics and on developing fluency in professionally oriented Spanish. Excellent faculty. Direct interaction with the Mexican church and the genuine Mexican culture reality. Contact: CIRIMEX, 205 Hill Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501. Phone: (641) 682-4264. Fax: (641) 684-4690. Guadalajara, Mexico, phone: 011-52-333-121-4878; Mexican fax: 011-52-333-121-7738. Worldwide e-mail:

SPEAK SPANISH IN MEXICO. Total immersion program in Cuernavaca Language School. E-mail: Web site: International Office: PO Box 4233, Windham, NH 03087-4133. Phone: (603)437-9714. Fax: (603)437-6412.

LEARN TO SPEAK SPANISH at the Maryknoll Language Institute in Cochabamba, Bolivia in the heart of Latin America. Basic, intermediate, advanced courses and a summer program (mid June to July 31). Small classes, and cultural orientation to Latin America. Contact us: Registrar, Instituto de Idiomas, Casilla 550, Cochabamba, Bolivia, Phone: (011) 591-4-4241521. Fax: (011) 591-4-4241187. E-mail:

CENTRO MAYA: Immersion Spanish in Guatemalan Highlands. Individual instruction, room, board, activities: $130 weekly. Visit: Or write:

INTENSIVE PASTORAL SPANISH at Mexican American Cultural Center in San Antonio, Texas: Adult learning in a multicultural faith community; small classes, outstanding faculty. Beginner/intermediate offered year-round in three-week blocks. Immersion experience in Guadalajara, Mexico, for advanced students. Initial certifications by the USCC/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

MEXICO -- San David pastoral Spanish program. Web site:


HAVE YOU ever thought of becoming a priest? A dedicated layman? Would you like to reflect, be guided and live in an atmosphere conducive to such a process of discernment? Find out about The Eudists’ House of Discernment, San Diego, Calif. Call Fr. Andres Arrango, CJM, at: (619) 583-9181. Email: Web site:

VOCATIONS -- Phone: (212) 923-1901. Web site:


Employment Wanted

IRISH MISSIONARY PRIEST leaving Africa after 32 years service. Seeking chaplaincy work for sisters or brothers community or small rural parish. Available August/September. References from superiors. Reply: Fr. Ciaran. E-mail:

ORGANIST/CHOIRMASTER -- Retired priest seeks position. Available Sept. 1. Fr. Harry Pavelis, PO Box 88, Concord, CA 94522. Phone: (925) 825-8259.

Employment Opportunities


ASSOCIATE VOCATION DIRECTOR -- Glenmary seeks an associate director to promote, develop, foster and invite men to priesthood and brotherhood with the Glenmary Home Missioners. The person will be well trained in Catholic history, theology and doctrine with at least the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree and three-five years of professional experience. Candidate must have a strong commitment to the home missions and an ability to foster and maintain relationships with teenagers and young adults from multicultural backgrounds. Individual will possess good listening skills and ability to communicate clearly and effectively in both personal and public settings. Ability to speak English and Spanish or willingness to develop Spanish-language skills. Position requires extensive travel and a high degree of confidentiality. Professional salary and benefits. Send resume to: Vocation Director, GHM, PO 465618, Cincinnati, OH 45246-5618. Or e-mail:


CATHOLIC CAMPUS MINISTER -- A full-time position at Plymouth State College. Ministry includes retreat programming, sacramental preparation, liturgical planning, pastoral counseling and outreach service. Qualifications: master’s degree in theology, pastoral ministry or related area. Excellent organization and communication skills and a commitment to collaborative ministry. Experience working with youth/young adults is essential. Send letter of interest, resume and three references to: Director of Campus Ministry, Diocese of Manchester, PO Box 310, , Manchester, NH 03105-0310.

CAMPUS MINISTER -- master’s in divinity, pastoral ministry or equivalent from Catholic school of theology. Experience in high school teaching, youth ministry or pastoral experience; liturgy and retreat planning. Responsible for student community service and spiritual life of the school community. Send resume and cover letter by May 21 to: Patricia Crean, Human Resources, The Aquinas Institute, 1127 Dewey Ave., Rochester, NY 14613. Fax: (585) 254-7401. E-mail:

CAMPUS MINISTER -- St. Gregory’s University a small, Catholic, liberal arts institution in the Benedictine tradition has an opening for a campus minister to develop and implement retreats and social concerns activities. Master’s degree in theology, religious education or pastoral ministry preferred. Experience in campus ministry at the college level and in leading and planning high school and college retreats, youth work camps and youth minister training and development programs is desired. Please submit a cover letter, current resume with the names and telephone numbers for five recent professional references and salary expectations. Position will remain open until filled. Equal opportunity employer. Send these materials to: Leslie Grovey, Human Resources Director, St. Gregory’s University, 1900 W. MacArthur Drive, Shawnee, OK 74804. E-mail:

DIRECTOR OF CAMPUS MINISTRY and community service -- Convent of the Sacred Heart is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school, with a beautiful view of Long Island Sound from a 110-acre campus in Greenwich, Conn. Responsible for daily morning prayer, days of retreat, regular prayer services, liturgies and teaching in the upper school. This position also works to place young women in relationships with the marginalized, the oppressed and the poor. Full benefits package, competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. Master’s degree in theology or related field. Three-five years experience. Experience in liturgy planning preferred. Contact: Mrs. Jayne Collins, Head of Upper School, 1177 King St., Greenwich, CT 06831. E-mail:


PRIEST CHAPLAIN AND DIRECTOR OF CAMPUS MINISTRY -- Diocese of Rochester, New York. Two exciting positions are open at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester. Campus ministry is well established at both of these colleges and the director will oversee all aspects of the Newman Community. For applications and inquiries, contact Barbara Pedeville. Phone: (585) 328-3228, ext. 1215. E-mail:

MANAGER OF CHAPLAINCY SERVICES -- A Catholic regional medical center with a 300-bed Level II Trauma facility seeks a certified chaplain to oversee the chaplaincy staff. Primary responsibilities include financial performance, staff performance and program development. Will also be an integral part of the holistic care model of chaplains, who strive to address the spiritual and emotional needs of patients, families, co-workers and the community. Candidate must have a master’s in theology or related area, theological updating, CPE and be NACC certified. Two years’ experience in a team-oriented healthcare delivery system is required. Supervisory experience preferred. Must be skilled in public speaking and community outreach and be available for call. Consider Idaho and choose wellness amid beautiful surroundings and diverse recreational opportunities. St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center is a member of Trinity Health, the third largest Catholic Care System in the U.S. Equal opportunity employer. Send resume to: Brenda Tanabe, Human Resources, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, 1055 N. Curtis Road, Boise, ID 83706. Fax: (208) 367-3123. Web site:


THE OFFICE OF CAMPUS MINISTRY at the University of Dayton (UD) is accepting applications for the faith development coordinator: upper-class/student neighborhood, a nine-month position. Essential to this position are strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and skills in pastoral counseling, student leadership training, servant leadership and faith-community building. Requirements for the position include a master’s degree (theology, pastoral ministry, or counseling) and/or significant related ministry experience, ability to embody and model UD’s Catholic/Marianist character, knowledge/experience of young adult faith community models; ability to create effective programming for small Christian community faith development with university students, ability to work late evening hours and weekends. The University of Dayton is strongly committed to increasing diversity. The university is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, men, disabled and veterans are encouraged to apply. Position is available Aug. 15. Applications will be accepted until job is filled. Review of applications will begin after May 23. Please submit a letter of application and a resume, referencing job number P3013 to: Office of Human Resources, University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469-1614.

HIV/AIDS COORDINATOR - Catholic Charities, Atlanta, seeks coordinator of the HIV/AIDS ministry for the Archdiocese of Atlanta. Please send cover letter and resume to: Cathy Hood, Secretary for Human Resources, Archdiocese of Atlanta, 680 W. Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta, GA 30308-1984. Fax: (404) 885-7497. E-mail:


COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR -- The Archdiocese of Seattle has an opening for a full-time position as archbishop’s delegate for communications. Requirements include: seven-10 years experience in public affairs, media relations and/or lobbying efforts; five years experience in electronic and print media; understanding of and ability to articulate the Roman Catholic church’s teaching, theology and ecclesiology; ability to integrate an organization’s perspective into the development of public issues and responses; leadership/management experience to include staff supervision, budget and policy management. Competitive salary and excellent benefit package. For an application packet, please call (206) 382-2070, or check our web site:


GENESIS MINISTRIES is a collaborative effort to provide comprehensive ministry to young professionals and college students, and engage them on their journey of faith. Genesis (encompassing five vicariates/deaneries) is looking for an executive director to oversee the development of this groundbreaking initiative for at least three years. Ideal candidates for this full-time opportunity should have some educational background in theology or religious studies, degree is preferred, three-five years experience in pastoral ministry and/or program management, youth and/or young adult experience a plus. Must have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Must be able to work well in a collaborative environment. For more information about this position, or to submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements, please contact: Genesis Search Committee, Attn: John Lajiness, 3665 E. Walton Blvd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326. Phone: (248) 373-6457, ext. 3107. Fax: (248) 373-5479. E-mail: Web site:


DIOCESE OF PHOENIX seeks a diocesan finance officer. For additional information about this position visit:


DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION -- Newman Hall/Holy Spirit Parish, an exciting and diverse urban university parish at the University of California, Berkeley, is seeking a sensitive, flexible and high-energy person to direct its faith formation (religious education) program for K-12 and to work in collaboration with staff in sacramental preparation. Master’s degree in theology or religious education with a minimum of two years experience is preferred. Position available mid-summer. Send inquiries and resume by June 30 to: Rev. Richard Sparks, CSP, Newman Hall, 2700 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704.


HIGHLY ACTIVE, DYNAMIC, and faith-filled parish, St. Basil the Great; Brecksville (Cleveland), Ohio, seeks to employ and minister with a full-time music director. We are a large suburban parish of 3,000 families that believes joyful, prayerful worship is at the core of our identity and community. We are a parish family whose mission is clearly in line with the Second Vatican Council. Although we tend to be more contemporary in spirit, we understand and value traditional forms of music. We are open to discussing the final job description and understanding of a parish music director; however, we do expect the following in an applicant: a college degree in music (MA preferred), strong vocal skills, exceptional skills on the keyboard, minimum five years experience as a music director, collaborative leadership, liturgical planning experience and one who can develop existing choir and cantor programs. Salary range: $40,000-plus, appropriate benefits, and customary funeral and wedding stipends. To apply, send a formal letter of interest, a resume and a list of references to: Fr. Bill Dickinson, 8700 Brecksville Rd., Brecksville, OH 44141.

DIOCESE OF ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. is accepting resumes for full-time/part-time organists/music directors. Send to: Office of Worship, PO Box 40200, St. Petersburg, FL 33743-0200.

DIRECTOR OF LITURGICAL MUSIC -- Full-time position, open July 1, or until position is filled, for 1,800-family parish. The director of liturgical music will serve the parish as the principal musician and choir director. Responsibilities include the provision of liturgical music for the day school. Competitive salary and full benefits. Send resume and references to: Our Lady of Victory Parish, Attn: Pastor, 810 Neeb Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233. Fax: (513) 922-5476. E-mail:

LITURGY AND ENSEMBLE DIRECTOR, pianist. Progressive, musically diverse (pop, rock, gospel, Latin American styles and so forth) suburban Atlanta parish of 4,000-plus families seeking energetic, versatile, spirit-filled person with a good understanding of liturgical planning and pacing. Qualifications: bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in music or liturgy, exceptional piano and vocal skills, experience in arranging for voice and instruments. Salary and benefits are very competitive plus stipends for special events. Send resume: Attn. Liturgy Search Committee, Transfiguration Catholic Church, 1815 Blackwell Road N.E., Marietta, GA 30066. Phone: (770) 977-1442. Fax: (770) 578-1415.


CHURCH OF ST. MARY, Willmar, Minn., is searching for qualified persons for a number of ministry opportunities for the following: office of sacramental life and worship, faith formation, pastoral care, community life and volunteer ministries. The applicants must be a practicing Catholic; good communication and organizational skills; have the ability to work collaboratively with staff, parish volunteers and parishioners of all ages. Please send resume and references to: Fr. Joseph Steinbeisser, Pastor, Church of St. Mary, 713 S.W. 12th St., Willmar, MN 56201. Phone: (320) 235-0118. Fax: (320) 235-0153.


LEAD ORGANIZER AND ORGANIZER INTERN for faith-based power organizations in Indiana and Iowa. Two separate power organizations, one in Quad Cities, IA, one in Northwest Indiana seek strong individuals to identify, train and organize community leaders to address local and regional issues such as urban sprawl, education, crime, joblessness. The organizers must be strategic thinkers, willing to take risks, self-motivated and have a deep desire to work for justice in our society. Both groups are affiliates of the Gamaliel Foundation, a network of 45 power organizations in the United States and South Africa. Salary $25,000 to $40,000 based on experience. Send resumes to: Maggie Kidnie, ISAIAH, 2720 E. 22nd St., Minneapolis, MN. E-mail:


DIRECTOR OF PASTORAL CARE -- Full-time position for a dynamic individual, religious or layperson, preferably with an MSW or equivalent degree. Must have at least three years experience in the various ministries of pastoral care: homebound, hospital and bereavement care. Bilingual in English and Spanish helpful. We are a large, active west coast Florida parish. Salary commensurate with experience. Position qualifies for full health/medical benefits and diocesan paid pension plan. Please send full resume with references to:


PASTORAL ASSOCIATE -- Our Lady of the Valley parish, Green Valley, Ariz. (near Tucson), is seeking a Catholic sister to assist and collaborate with the pastor in overseeing the parish pastoral ministries and in the administration of the parish. This is a full-time, 12-month position in a parish with 1,500 registered households, primarily retirees. A master’s degree in pastoral theology or related field is desired. Salary and benefits are in accord with diocesan guidelines for sisters’ stipends. Please send resume and references to: Pastoral Associate, Our Lady of the Valley Parish, 505 N. La Canada Drive, Green Valley, AZ 85614. Phone: (520) 625-4300. Fax: (520) 625-1084. E-mail:

SACRED HEART PARISH, a faith community of 1,200 households in central Michigan is seeking a pastoral associate to collaborate with the pastoral staff in the educational, spiritual and outreach ministries of the parish. Specific responsibilities include coordination of the RCIA team and Christian service activities. Preaching and presiding skills and parish ministry experience are important. Send resume to: Search Committee, Sacred Heart Parish, 302 S. Kinney, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.


PRESIDENT, FRANCISCAN SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY, owned and operated by the Order of Friars Minor, province of St. Barbara, member school of the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, Calif. The Franciscan School of Theology seeks an experienced administrator with a proven record of institutional advancement with a PhD or its equivalent in theology or a related field. Applicants must be members of the Franciscan family, ordained or lay, who support the Franciscan theological tradition and educational mission, and the ecumenical mission of the Graduate Theological Union. Application deadline: July 1. Apply to: Presidential Search Committee, Franciscan School of Theology, 1712 Euclid Ave., Berkeley, CA 94709.


SACRED HEART CATHOLIC SCHOOL, Tampa, Fla., accepting applications for position of principal. Anticipated enrollment of 250 students grades EC-3 through eight. Candidate should be practicing Catholic with master’s degree in educational leadership or related field. Must have five years teaching and administrative experience preferably in Catholic school. Contact: Superintendent of Catholic Schools, PO Box 40200, St. Petersburg, FL 33743-0200.

PRINCIPAL -- St. Mary’s Mission School in Red Lake, Minnesota (Grades one-six, enrollment 60-70). St. Mary’s Mission School is a small Catholic school on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northwestern Minnesota. Some desired qualifications include: being a Catholic in good standing with the church, possessing an MA in educational administration or related field, having three years of teaching experience at the elementary level and having an appreciation for the Native American tradition and culture. Other parish ministry opportunities available. Position available July 1. Work commitment: full-time salary and benefits are negotiable. Contact: Rev. Patrick A. Sullivan, St. Mary’s Mission, PO Box 189, Red Lake, MN 56671. Phone: (218) 679-3614. E-mail:


DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION - Catholic parishes in Perham, Minn., seek qualified person to direct combined religious programs, preschool through adult. Need practicing Catholic with solid background and experience. Position available in July. Send resume and credentials to: Fr. David Rieder, P.O. Box 216, Perham, MN 56573.

WANTED: DRE IN EASTERN WASHINGTON -- We have a religious education program at a mission on the campus of an Indian Boarding School, K-nine. Need a bachelor or master’s degree in religious education or theology. Teaching experience desired. Secondary responsibilities are for a small parish on the edge of the Colville Indian Reservation. Exciting parish, challenging school and good boss. Salary is in the low 20s with benefits. For an application call: (509) 826-6401. Or e-mail:


ACTIVIST -- Work for economic and environmental justice in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Connecticut and New York. Grassroots Coalition, PO Box 369, Libertytown, MD 21762. Phone: (301) 898-0891.

PROGRESSIVE PARISH IN VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, seeks social justice minister who has a passion for peace and justice, understands Catholic social teaching and enjoys working with a diversity of people. Outreach and assistance key part of role. Experience required. Deadline: June 15. Send resume, cover letter, current position and references to: Search Committee, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1396 Lynnhaven Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA 23453.


ARCHDIOCESE OF PORTLAND, in Oregon Department of Catholic Schools seeks and assistant to the superintendent to coordinate, supervise and direct personnel matters for Catholic schools in the archdiocese. The position also directs professional formation programs for principals and assists them with the implementation of education policies and guidelines. Please forward letter of interest and resume to: Robert Mizia, Superintendent, 2838 E. Burnside St., Portland, OR 97214. Fax: (503) 236-3683. E-mail:


JESUIT HIGH SCHOOL is currently accepting applications for a full-time religious studies teacher. The candidate will teach three sections of scripture and two sections of comparative religion. Candidate must have degree in religious studies from a Catholic institution. Closing date: May 30. Contact Helen Campbell to request an application. Phone: (503) 291-5420. E-mail:

JUSTIN-SIENA HIGH SCHOOL is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of coordinator of service learning/religion instructor to design, organize and implement Christian service learning programs for our curriculum. Master’s in theology or bachelor’s and a teaching credential preferred. We are also accepting applications in the areas of English, music and art. We are a Catholic college preparatory institution founded by the Lasallian Christian Brothers and the Dominican Sisters. Our campus is located in the Napa Valley, one hour north of San Francisco. We provide an excellent salary ($36,608 to $66,680) and benefits package. Fax cover letter and resume to principal: (707) 255-0334, or e-mail:

LOUISVILLE HIGH SCHOOL, Woodland Hills, CA. Full-time teaching positions available in English, social science and chemistry. Fax resume: (818) 346-9483.

ST. MARY’S RYKEN -- an independent Roman Catholic college preparatory school, seeks teachers in the following subjects for the 2003-2004 academic year: religion, chemistry, art and English. St. Mary’s Ryken is a Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School and is located in historic St. Mary’s County, Maryland in Leonardtown, on a bucolic 105-acre waterfront campus on Breton Bay within one hour drive of Washington D.C. Please submit resume and cover letter to: Office of Human Resources, St. Mary’s Ryken High School, 22600 Camp Calvert Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650.


YOUTH MINISTRY COORDINATOR -- Vibrant 3,500 family parish in San Pedro, Calif., seeking full-time coordinator of youth ministry. Successful candidate will join collaborative pastoral team. Responsibilities include coordination of leadership, service, social and spiritual activities for junior and senior high youth. Bachelor’s degree and certification in youth ministry preferred. Send cover letter, resume to Fr. Tom Glynn, Holy Trinity Parish. Fax: (310) 833-1134. E-mail: ParishOffice@HolyTrinitySP.Org

YOUTH MINISTRY DIRECTOR, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 30 hours (benefits), working with coordinator to direct team approach to holistic youth ministry. Training and experience required in the area of youth ministry; college degree preferred. For consideration, send resume and references to: Paula Miles, 11501 Maple Way, Louisville, KY 40229. Phone: (502) 239-8681.

DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY -- St. Leo the Great Catholic Church located in beautiful Winston-Salem, N.C., is searching for a youth minister to continue and established Life Teen program. We are seeking an enthusiastic, passionate, faith-filled individual to direct young people toward a meaningful, life-affirming journey with Christ. If you are a Catholic with a college degree, have a strong spiritual, faith-based background, are passionate about working with youth and have at least two years or more of practical experience as a youth minister, please consider this opportunity. St. Leo parish has an established Life Teen program centered on the Eucharist. The Life Teen Mass is held every Sunday at 5 p.m., during the school year. Our awesome Life Teen band leads praise and worship songs, many original. We have a dedicated core team made up of singles and couples and a committed group of parent volunteers. Most important however are the 150 and growing number of young people that participate in our spirit night (junior youth), life night (senior youth), other activities and retreats. Also, St. Leo’s recent additions to its family life center features a room dedicated to its youth, has a youth minister’s office, kitchenette and entertainment center. The position starting salary is competitive and negotiable depending on education and/or experience. We also offer an attractive benefit package. If interested, please contact: Jerry Felten, Director of Parish Operations, St. Leo the Great Catholic Church, 335 Springdale Ave., Winston-Salem, NC 27104. Phone: (336) 724-0561. Fax: (336) 724-7036.

YOUTH MINISTER for large suburban Maryland parish. Responsibilities for faith formation for junior and senor high school, including confirmation program, religious education classes, retreats and community service experiences. Must be able to work collaboratively with pastor, associate pastor and large parish staff, both volunteer and professional. Bachelor’s degree in religious education or a related field required. Graduate degree preferred. Experience preferred. Salary commensurate with education and experience. Send resume and references to: Youth Ministry Search Committee, St. John the Baptist Catholic Community, 12319 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20904. Fax: (301) 625-9266. E-mail:

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