Updated July 15, 2005
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MEN, WOMEN: consider ordained ministry with the Ecumenical Catholic Church+USA. Visit: www.ecc-usa.org/vocations.htm
NOT THRILLED by Papal election? BOGO $20 gets two copies of Women Who Pioneered Christianity: Great Mediterranean Hijack. One for a friend or library. S&H free. E-mail: kingbee@Aristotle.net
SPIRITUALITY for busy people in all walks of life. Check out: www.desalesresource.org Or phone for a catalogue: (800) 782-2270.
FREE CHRISTIAN MEDITATION CATALOG -- 44 pages. Resources for newcomers to Christian meditation. Material for nurturing your practice of meditation. Teachings by John Main, OSB; Laurence Freeman, OSB; Bede Griffiths OSB; Thomas Keating, OCSO; and others. A rich source of materials including books, audio tapes, CDs, videos and music for the inward journey. Phone toll-free: (888) 673-8617. Or visit Web site: www.mediomedia.org For more information about Christian meditation phone toll-free: (800) 324-8305. Or visit the World Community for Christian Meditation Web site: www.wccm.org
SLI ALUMNI: NYC Psychotherapy Group forming for September. Sensitive to the unique issues and confidentiality required of clergy and religious. Contact Jay Pinkerton, LCSW for initial interview: (212) 712-2784.
COUNSELING/PSYCHOTHERAPY. Rev. Edward Lambro, PhD, CCMHC. Sensitive to the unique treatment issues and privacy needs of clergy, religious sisters and brothers. Northern New Jersey. Phone: (973) 345-8410.
MASTER OF DIVINITY -- distance learn and/or residential; bachelor through doctorate. Phone: (718) 698-0700. Web site: http://members.aol.com/IgnatiusU
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DESERT HOUSE OF PRAYER. Quietness in the Sonoran Desert near Tucson, Ariz. Individuals desiring a closer walk with Jesus, 520-744-3825, www.deserthouseofprayer.org
INTENSIVE PASTORAL ENGLISH: Adult language instruction includes vocabulary for ministry. Small classes, multicultural setting, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site: www.maccsa.org
DYNAMIC, CREATIVE PREACHING -- Parish missions, Faculty in-service, retreats for religious. Web site: www.sabbathretreats.org
ECO-SPIRITUALITY SABBATICAL: Inn-Terra provides a time of reflection with Earths story and our story. August 13, 2005 to November 16, 2005. Come for the first month, all three months or just for our major speakers. Presenters include Diarmuid OMurchu M.S.C., Christian Faith and the New Cosmology (October 21-27) and Paula Gonzalez S.C. Living in a Eucharistic Universe (August 19-25). Enjoy the beauty of North Idaho. Pray with the Benedictine womens community. Entire program: $4600. First month only: $1600. Monastery of St. Gertrude, HC3 Box 121, Cottonwood, Idaho, 83522. (208) 962-3224. E-mail: email@example.com Web site: www.stgertrudes.org
CLERGY ABUSE SURVIVORS; discover healing at The Farm 1,300 acre center in Kentucky. Individual and group options available. Visit: www.thelinkup.org or call (502) 241-5544 for details.
THE DWELLING PLACE -- A special retreat space for women. Located in a private home on the ocean. Space is very quiet and reflective. (401) 635-4696.
ANGELSPRING FARM Wellness Retreat -- -Individual Retreats at The Granary: arts, Franciscan, solitude, nature-focused, heat and A/C. Contact Sister Char: Phone: (724) 938.2301. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.angelspring.net
BETHANY RETREAT HOUSE, East Chicago, Indiana, offers private and individually-directed silent retreats, including 30 days, year round in a prayerful home setting. Contact Joyce Diltz, PHJC: (219)-398-5047. E-mail: email@example.com Web site: www.bethanyretreathouse.org
SCHOOL OF LECTIO DIVINA six-day Retreat September 17-23, 2005 Benedict Inn, Beech Grove, Indiana Cost: $400. For information e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.benedictinn.org
SAN DIEGO. The Spiritual Ministry Center, The Religious of the Sacred Heart, 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: email@example.com Web site: www.spiritmin.org
VISITATION SPIRITUALITY CENTER, Monroe, Mich. Year-round retreats, spiritual direction, programs. Beautiful contemplative space on wooded grounds with nearly two miles of walkways. Retreat house, hermitages. Phone: (734) 242-5520. E-mail: Visitation@ihmsisters.org Web site: www.ihmsisters.org
LIVING STONE GUESTHOUSE for retreat and renewal. Spiritual direction and counseling available. Nourish your soul while you vacation in Sarasota, Fla. Phone: (941) 966-5933.
CANTERBURY, ENGLAND -- spend sabbatical time in a Franciscan setting in the Garden of England. Join students from all over the world in spiritual reflection, renewal and stimulating insights into Scripture, spirituality and Franciscan studies. MA and PhD studies also offered. Close to London and links to Europe. Come for ten weeks or a whole academic year. For information contact Sr. Margaret McGrath, Franciscan International Study Centre, Giles Lane, Canterbury CT2 7NA, United Kingdom. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or see our web site www.franciscans.ac.uk
WINTER SABBATICAL: January 3 - February 3, 2006. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation. For more information contact Robert Cogswell, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907. Phone: (714) 744-3175 ext. 4406, Fax (714) 744-3176. E-mail: email@example.com Web site: www.thecsd.com
FORMATION CONSULTATION SERVICES -- provides unique, flexible and holistic sabbatical programs within a nurturing small community atmosphere. Programs are tailored specifically to each participants needs. Program details are located on our web site: www.fcs-bilotta.com Our web site also offers a helpful selection of articles on formation for free downloading. Phone: (508) 234-6540.
SPANISH IMMERSION in Guatemala. Homestay and voluntary work. www.casaxelaju.com
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: CIRIMEX@aol.com
LEARN SPANISH, ENJOY NATURE, La Escuela de Idiomas DAmore Spanish Immersion Center. Immerse yourself in Spanish on the beaches of Costa Rica. Adjacent to Manual Antonio National Park. Intensive Spanish immersion programs. Small, personal classes. Beach lodging or homestays available. Contact: La Escuela DAmore, PO Box 67, Quepos, Costa Rica. USA phone/fax: (262) 367-8598. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.escueladamore.com
INTENSIVE PASTORAL SPANISH: Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Adult learning in multicultural faith community. Small classes, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site: www.maccsa.org
CATHOLIC APOSTOLIC CHURCH in North America -- Marital status and gender not an impediment to holy orders. Phone: (845) 586-2201. Web site: www.cacina.org
FULL-TIME MARRIED OR SINGLE men and women under 65. Live, work, pray in community with Franciscan Friars in California and Arizona. Receive spiritual growth, room, board, medical insurance and living allowance. Requires adaptability, tolerance, good health and freedom from obligations. Contact: Franciscan Covenant Program, PO Box 970, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045. Phone: (831) 623-1119. E-mail: email@example.com
RETIRED PRIEST looking for full-time parish work. In good standing and good health. Call Fr. Joe (623) 327-3488.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS MINISTER for Service and Service Justice (full-time) is being sought by Siena Heights University, a Catholic institution sponsored by the Adrian Dominican Sisters. Affirmative action/equal opportunity employer; women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Visit: www.sienahts.edu for complete position description plus requirements under Human Resources. Resume with cover letter: Thomas Puszczewicz, 1247 E. Siena Heights drive, Adrian MI, 49276. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
CAMPUS MINISTRY -- St. Thomas More University Parish, Bowling Green State University, seeks a qualified campus minister. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. Send resume and three reference letters to: Search Committee, St. Thomas More University Parish, 425 Thurstin Ave., Bowling Green, OH 43402. E-mail information to: Sr. Mary Kuhlman: email@example.com Check our parish web site under Employment Opportunities for job description and requirements: www.sttoms.com
CAMPUS MINISTER -- St. Thomas Aquinas Church and Catholic Student Center seeks Campus Minister with graduate degree in theology/pastoral ministry or equivalent experience to minister (retreats, outreach, supervise student leaders, educational and social activities) on a team of four in a combined parish and student center. Eleven-month contract. Send resume and references to: Rev. Everett Hemann, 2210 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014-7184. Phone: (515) 292-3810.
PRIEST CHAPLAIN -- This position provides pastoral care to patients families, and staff of Georgetown University Hospital. The position provides for the administration of Roman Catholic sacraments and other worship services. The position will provide support to the departments educational activities and activities in support of the Hospitals Jesuit and Catholic identity. Graduate Theological Degree (MDIV preferred); ordination as a Roman Catholic Priest; four units of Clinical Pastoral Education preferred. Send Resumes to Brian Conley, S.J., Mission and Pastoral Care, c/o Georgetown University Hospital - Main-1, 3800 Reservoir Road NW, Washington DC, 20007-2113.
DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS -- Seeking individual to assist the Archbishop of Denver in advancing and managing Catholic activities in the field of social communications. Responsible for all formal public communications in all media. Also serves as general manager of The Denver Catholic Register weekly newspaper and director of the archdiocesan web presence. Requires a minimum of five years experience in media relations; print, internet, television or related management experience preferred. Must be practicing Catholic faithful to the teachings of the Church. Must possess superior energy, leadership, poise and writing and oral communication skills. Must be multi-task oriented and able to meet deadlines consistently. If you are interested in this position please send your resume and expected salary range, no later than July 20, to: Attention: Barbara Buchanan, Archdiocese of Denver Management Corporation, 1300 South Steele St., Denver, CO 80210-2599.
DEAN OF STUDIES/ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL -- Bishop Alemany High School, a premier Catholic College Preparatory High School of 1400 students in Mission Hills, CA, offers an outstanding opportunity for educational leadership. The Dean of Studies/Assistant Principal leads Department chairs and faculty in aligning academic offerings to California standards. Encourages and supports initiatives to challenge and better prepare students for college. Preferred candidate will be future oriented, have M.A. in Administration or Education, High School administration experience, knowledge of building master schedules, technology skills. Bishop Alemany High School is a premier Catholic High School of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Fax resume to Dr. John Monnig, Principal, phone: (818) 365-2064. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit our web site: www.alemany.org
DIRECTOR, FAMILY LIFE -- The Archdiocese of Detroit is seeking a Director for the Office for Family Life. The Director will be responsible for the supervision, coordination and evaluation for the implementation of USCCB Family Perspective in Church and Society (Rev. 1998). The Director will also be responsible for the development of Family Life initiatives at the vicariate and parish levels by providing educational material and workshop presentations to pastors, deacons, pastoral ministers and family life leaders. The ideal candidate will have a masters degree in theology (divinity); knowledge of canon law, moral theology, counseling and family systems required. Must have three years experience in parish work. Experience with family support groups, family groups and family dynamics. Equal Opportunity employer. Send a letter of interest and resume to: Human Resources, Archdiocese of Detroit, 1234 Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226. E-mail: email@example.com
DIRECTOR OF WORSHIP wanted St. Mary Catholic Church, Evansville, Indiana. Full-time position in a vibrant, active parish with 465 families. The choir is well developed, and the Assembly active in Vatican II expression of Liturgy. Experience and education in liturgical theology, proficiency in vocal directing, organ, and piano required. Primary responsibilities include pastoral presence to parish, planning all parish liturgies, including music selection and accompaniment, collaborative working style, ability to organize volunteer liturgical ministers. Send resume by July 15, 2005 to Search Committee, 613 Cherry Street, Evansville, IN 47713. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org See web site: www.stmaryevansville.org
DIRECTOR OF CHRISTIAN ECUMENICAL Retreat Center-Hospitality for individual and group retreats in secluded wooded-site near Minneapolis. Learn more: www.arcretreat.org
DIRECTOR OF RECRUITMENT -- Bishop Alemany High School, a premier Catholic College Preparatory High School of 1400 students in Mission Hills, CA, seeks a creative, dynamic and organized person to coordinate and direct the resources of the school towards the recruitment of highly motivated students who seek a strong challenge and desire a rigorous preparation for college. Preferred candidate will understand high school programs, possess marketing skills, be able to foster relationships with area elementary schools, able to recruit and utilize alumni and parents in support of efforts. Writing and graphic skills helpful. Arranges campus tours for parents and students. Bishop Alemany High School is a premier Catholic High School of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Fax resume to Dr. John Monnig, Principal: (818) 365-2064. E-mail: email@example.com Visit our website: www.alemany.org
DIOCESAN DIRECTOR: African American Ministry-The Diocese of Beaumont announces the opening of this full-time position with benefits. Viable candidates will possess the following qualifications: active Catholic; B.A. or Masters Degree in African-American Studies, Theology, or Religious Education or the substantial equivalent in professional training and experience; certification in African-American Ministry; five years experience in African-American ministry at parish/diocesan level; three years of pastoral, administrative and supervisory responsibilities; good administrative, organizational, supervisory, and financial management skills; computer word processing basics. Send or e-mail letter of interest, resume and salary requirements (or request full job description) by August 5 to: Fr. Michael A. Jamail, V.G., PO Box 3948, Beaumont, TX 77704-3948. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
DIRECTOR, Appalachian Office of Justice and Peace-Based in southwest Virginia, this office of the Catholic Diocese of Richmond applies the Churchs social teaching to issues involving low-income communities, rural life, ecology and economic justice. Looking for a leader who empowers others. Masters degree (or equivalent) in ministry or social science with study in the other area required. Five years professional experience in ministry or social justice work in rural/small town settings needed. Appalachian experience preferred. Must be a Catholic in good standing actively committed to the social mission of the Church. Salary commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package. Position Available: September 1. Send resume and request application by July 22 to: AOJP Search Committee, Office of Justice and Peace, 811 Cathedral Place, Richmond, VA 23220. Fax: (804) 358-9159. E-mail: email@example.com
DIRECTOR FOR WORSHIP AND SACRAMENTS -- The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, located in West Virginia, currently has an opening for a Director of Worship and Sacraments. The Director of Worship and Sacraments serves as liturgist to the Bishop assisting the Bishop in his role as the principal liturgist of the diocese. The Director of Worship and Sacraments will also assist the Bishop in the liturgical formation of Priests, Deacons and Laity. This person will be responsible for developing liturgical policies and educational guidelines relative to worship and the catechumenate in the diocese. Qualified persons should have a Masters Degree in Liturgy, Theology or equivalent field of study. This individual must be a practicing Roman Catholic with a strong commitment and understanding of the Churchs traditions and teachings. Looking for a person with a minimum of three years experience at the diocesan level of ministry or related experience in parish ministries. Person must be able to demonstrate strong organizational, planning, leadership and communication skills. The Diocese offers a competitive salary with a generous benefits package including a retirement plan and health insurance. Please send resume and three letters of reference by July 29, 2005 to: Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, Human Resources Office, 1300 Byron Street, PO Box 230, Wheeling, WV 26003. Fax: (304) 233-0890. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMUNITY OF 3,600 families in Houston, TX, is seeking full-time minister to coordinate all aspects of family life. Training in marriage preparation, working with seniors, families with small children and ability to inspire and work with parishioners and volunteers a must. Experience in Family Life Ministry and bilingual a plus. Very competitive salary and benefits. Send resume and references to: Parish Administrator, St. Cecilia Church, 11720 Joan of Arc Drive, Houston, TX 77024-2602
DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION at Church of the Holy Redeemer, Marshall, MN. Full time position in a 5,000-member parish. Responsibilities: coordination of Faith Formation K-8 including first reconciliation and first Eucharist; collaboration on established intergenerational faith formation program; overseeing baptism and marriage preparation; possible involvement in RCIA. Qualifications: degree in theology, education or related field. Experience desired. Application deadline: July 15. Send resume to: Holy Redeemer Church, c/o Leo, 503 W Lyon, Marshall, MN 56258. E-mail: email@example.com
PASTORAL ASSISTANT FOR FAITH FORMATION -- Holy Family Parish, a vibrant Vatican II community of 2,000 households is seeking a fulltime Pastoral Assistant for Faith Formation. The position includes the following elements: Development and gradual implementation of the principles of Whole Community Catechesis as well as continued responsibility for Catechesis for Adults and Children (preschool/Elementary), Sacramental Preparation, Liturgy of the Word for Children and VBS. Applicants should have three to five years experience working with adults and children. The person needs to support a climate of collaboration, be a self-starter and possess strong organization skills. Salary and benefits in accord with Archdiocesan guidelines. Send Resume to: Search Committee, Holy Family Church, 7355 120th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA. 98033.
DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS FORMATION -- Mary Queen of the Holy Parish, Lexington, KY, a parish of 1,800 families, has an immediate opening for a fulltime Director of Faith Formation. This person will be responsible for coordinating a total faith formation program for the parish encompassing all levels of religious education ranging from pre-school through adult seniors. Qualifications required include a masters degree in Theology, Religious Education or Pastoral Studies, parish life experience, and strong organizational and interpersonal skills. Salary and benefits according to diocesan guidelines. Submit cover letter, resume and references to: Deacon Bill Greenwell, 601 Hill-n-Dale Road, Lexington, KY 40503. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS FORMATION -- St. Albert the Great Newman Parish in Las Cruces, New Mexico, has an immediate opening for a fulltime person to serve as the Director of Religious Formation. St. Alberts is vibrant and growing university parish that serves approximately 850 families as well as the student faith community of New Mexico State University. The Director of Religious Formation is responsible for directing religious education programs ranging from pre-school to OCIA including all sacramental preparation. As a member of the parish Pastoral team, the Director works with parishioners in developing religious education and faith sharing programs and also serves as a resource for the parish staff. An academic background, preferably a masters degree in Theology, Religious Education or a related field is required. Applicant must be a Roman Catholic who is an active member of a parish. Prior parish experience, especially in youth (middle and high school) ministry is preferred. Send or e-mail resume ASAP to: Chuck Boehmer, St. Albert the Great Newman Parish, 2615 South Solano, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001. Phone: (505) 522-6202. E-mail: email@example.com with questions.
THE ARCHDIOCESE OF SAINT PAUL and Minneapolis has numerous full-/part-time parish positions in music and liturgy. For information: www.archspm.org/employment
COMMUNITY OF 3,600 families in Houston, TX, is seeking full-time minister to coordinate all aspects of liturgy and music. Vocal and keyboard skills, knowledge of liturgy and music, degree in music, and ability to inspire and work with people a must. Experience and bilingual a plus. Very competitive salary and benefits. Send resume and references to: Parish Administrator, St. Cecilia Church, 11720 Joan of Arc Drive, Houston, TX 77024-2602.
LITURGY/MUSIC MINISTRY -- St. Thomas More University Parish, Bowling Green State University, seeks a qualified liturgist/musician. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. Send resume and three reference letters to: Search Committee, St. Thomas More University Parish, 425 Thurstin Ave., Bowling Green, OH 43402. E-mail information to: Sr. Mary Kuhlman: firstname.lastname@example.org Check our parish web site under Employment Opportunities for job description and requirements: www.sttoms.com
LAY MISSIONARIES -- Lay Mission-Helpers Association seeking teachers, nurses, administrators, computer techs, and so forth. To serve overseas missions for three years. Airfare, monthly stipend, medical insurance provided. E-mail: email@example.com Apply online at Web site: www.laymissionhelpers.org
OVERSEAS MISSION: Interested in serving overseas on a lay mission team living and working with the poor? Looking for a solid program with good training and support? The Comboni Lay Mission Program is developing teams for Kenya, South Africa, and Latin America. Read about our vision, placements, and requirements at our website: www.laymission-comboni.org. Start the admission process now and be ready for training in Spring of 2006. Comboni Lay Missionaries, 1615 E. 31st St., La Grange Park, IL 60526. Phone: (708) 354-2050.
MARKETING DIRECTOR for Silver Burdett Ginn Religion. National exhibits, advertising, sales support tools, inventory and editorial liaison. Ministry, religious education experience preferred. Fax resumes to: (973) 739-8159 Attention: Ray Latour.
PARISH PASTORAL ASSOCIATE -- St. Francis Xavier, a vibrant and growing urban community in the heart of the historic Flatiron and Chelsea district of New York, is seeking a full-time member of a collaborative pastoral staff to serve as Director of Faith Formation. Responsibilities include supervision, direction and further development of parishioner leadership in religious education for children and families, sacramental preparation, Liturgy of the Word for children, RCIA, and ongoing adult faith formation. Masters Degree in pastoral ministry, religious education, theology or related field required. Competitive salary. For more information or to send resume, contact: Search Committee, SFX, 55 W. 15th St. New York, NY 10011-6801. Phone: (212) 627-2100. Fax: (212) 675-6997. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
PRINCIPAL -- The David School, David, Kentucky (www.davidschool.org) is seeking a Principal for the 2005/2006 school year. The David School is a small, co-ed, non-traditional private school founded on Catholic Social Teachings. The school provides a tuition-free academic and vocational program to economically disadvantaged youth seeking a renewed opportunity for education. Applicants should be a practicing Christian with a commitment to serving the underprivileged youth. They must hold a masters degree in education administration; have at least 3 years teaching and administration experience, leadership ability and collaborative skills. Candidates should send cover letter, resume and contact information of 3 professional references by June 30, 2005 to: Executive Director, The David School, PO Box 1, David, KY 41616.
DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION -- St. Theresa Parish, an active parish of 1,250 families, seeks a full-time Director of Religious Education for its 130-student Wednesday evening Parish Religious Education Program. Sacramental preparation for these students, the students at our parish school and their parents. Coordinating the Childrens Liturgy of the Word and Vacation Bible School are among the responsibilities of the Director. A college degree in theology/religious studies, DRE certification or previous experience is preferred. Applicants must be practicing Catholics in good standing. Submit letter of application and resume by August 1, to: Search Committee, c/o Fr. Larry Hoffmann, St. Theresas Church, 1230 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50311. Phone: (515) 279-4654.
DRE -- Our Lady of Good Counsel, a parish of 3,300 families in Northern Virginia, pastored by the Oblates of Francis DeSales, is accepting applications for a full time Director of Religious Education. Our parish community, guided by the spirit of Francis De Sales, is grounded in the spirit of Vatican II. Qualifications include: a masters degree in Catechetics or in another related discipline with a minor or concentration in religious education or catechetics, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, a solid knowledge of liturgical rites, a minimum of three years administrative experience. Competitive salary with benefits commensurate with experience. Send resume, two letters of recommendation and your philosophy of religious education to DRE Search Committee, Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish, PO Box 97, Vienna, VA 22183-0097. E-mail: email@example.com
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION -- St. Thomas More University Parish, Bowling Green State University is seeking a full-time director of Religious Education. Must be able to empower university students in teaching classes for elementary students. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. Send resume and three reference letters to: Search Committee, St. Thomas More University Parish, 425 Thurstin Ave., Bowling Green, OH 43402. E-mail information to: Sr. Mary Kuhlman: firstname.lastname@example.org Check our parish web site under Employment Opportunities for job description and requirements: www.sttoms.com
SOCIAL POLICY FELLOWSHIP -- Immediate opening for Sister Margaret Cafferty, PBVM Fellow. Restricted to female or male religious or diocesan priest for a six to twelve month period who desires to bring Catholic social teaching to bear on debates over federal domestic policies and to advocate for justice in housing, welfare, hunger and immigration. Catholic Charities USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Send letter of application, vita and references to: Catholic Charities USA, 1731 King Street, Alexandria VA 22314. Fax: 703-549-4198 or e-mail: email@example.com No phone calls please.
PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY FELLOWSHIP -- Immediate opening for Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Fellow. Restricted to female or male religious or diocesan priest for a six to twelve month period who desires to participate in the development and implementation of strategies for building stronger relationships between parishes and Catholic Charities. Special focus on working with low-income and culturally diverse parishes under-represented diverse parishes. Catholic Charities USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Send letter of application, vita and references to: Catholic Charities USA, 1731 King Street, Alexandria VA 22314. Fax: 703-549-4198 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls please.
DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION for Children and Youth at Our Lady of the Americas Parish, a bi-lingual parish with over 1,000 families and a Religious Education Program of about 700 students. Full time position available August 1, 2005. Responsibilities: designs, develops, directs and evaluates a catechetical program in English and Spanish for children and youth, pre-kindergarten through college and provides leadership to assist a parish community in building a solid foundation for spirituality and Christian living. Qualifications: Degree in theology, education or related field. Experience desired. Bi-lingual skills required. Send inquiries or resumes to: Fr. Kevin S. Cameron, Our Lady of the Americas, 1271 E. 9th Street, Des Moines, IA 50316. E-mail at email@example.com
YOUTH MINISTRY -- St. Patricks Church is looking for a full-time coordinator for our existing High School, Confirmation, and Young Adult ministries. St. Patricks is an active 2,000-family parish located on the Central Coast of California in the Monterey Diocese. The candidate is responsible for the administration and the development of the programs which include Catholic doctrine, service, socials and retreats. Qualifications include a bachelors degree in a catechetical, educational, spiritual or related area of study and an ability to work with adolescents and young adults in a spirit-filled and compassionate way. Experience and a mature faith are essential. The position is available immediately. Please send resume and a list of references by August 5, 2005 to: St. Patricks Church, Attn: Rev. Joseph Butters, PO Box 860, Arroyo Grande, CA 93421, fax to (805) 489-1316, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
COORDINATOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY -- Several full-time parish positions in the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon. Competitive salaries and benefits. Training and continuing education opportunities. Openings in western Oregon include metropolitan, suburban, small town and rural parishes. Strong emphasis on coordinating the implementation of Renewing the Vision. Send cover letter and resume to: CYM Openings, Youth & Young Adult Ministry Office, 2838 East Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97214.
BLESSED SACRAMENT WALPOLE is seeking a full-time person to coordinate youth in a comprehensive youth ministry program. Duties include coordination of Confirmation program, supervise and train volunteers, and organize youth activities. We seek a practicing Roman Catholic, a person of vision, one who is enthusiastic, collaborative, and committed to community building. Must be computer literate and organizationally self-sufficient. The applicant must have the ability to work with a range of volunteers and professionals, understand and communicate about adolescent development, and be able to attract, engage and mentor with teens. Resume and 3 letters of recommendation should be sent to Youth Minister Search, 10 Diamond St., Walpole, MA 02081.
YOUTH MINISTER position at Church of the Holy Redeemer, Marshall, MN. Full time position in a 5,000 member parish. The Youth Minister will work with high school students and young adults on confirmation, trips, retreats, faith sharing groups, and other youth activities. Qualifications: degree in youth ministry or related field. Experience desired. Application deadline: July 15. Send resume to: Holy Redeemer Church, c/o Leo, 503 W Lyon, Marshall, MN 56258. E-mail: email@example.com
YOUTH MINISTER. Church of the Epiphany, a progressive suburban parish in Richmond, VA, is seeking a dynamic, creative full-time Youth Minister, who is a team player, to work with youth grades 6-12. Experience with teens required. College degree preferred. Competitive salary and benefits package. Send resume and references to Youth Minister Search Committee, Church of the Epiphany, 11000 Smoketree Drive, Richmond, VA 23236 or e-mail your resume and references to Susan Crudup, Director of Administration, at firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline for resumes is July 31, 2005.
FULL-TIME COORDINATOR of Total Youth Ministry for dynamic parish in Highlands Ranch, CO. Related education and 3 years experience needed. See job detail at www.paxchristi.org Resumes by July 31 to: email@example.com
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