Lifelong Learning for Ecclesial Ministers
As a center for theological learning and ministerial formation, Saint John's School of Theology and Seminary offers the Conversatio retreats and programming. With Benedictine spirituality at its source, Conversatio ("lifelong conversion") seeks to:
- Serve as a resource for clergy and lay ecclesial ministers
- Repond to the changing needs of Christian life
- Offer time and space for prayer, reflection and study
- Create networks of support among peers in ministry
- Assist ministers in becoming resources to one another
- Help create healthy, vital parish communities
Please explore our upcoming events on the calendar to the right, or contact us with questions at (320) 363-3052 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A workshop and peer group program on cultivating healthy parishes.
An Inter-generational Assessment of Lay Ecclesial Ministry
This gathering offers lay ministers who have been in service for different amounts of time a chance to offer their unique perspectives on ministry in a sustained discussion of Co-Workers in the Vineyard of the Lord.
November 10-12, 2014
Praying with Imagination
This retreat invites pastoral leaders and catechists to pray with the Illuminated Word of The Saint John's Bible and to extend that prayer through the arts of bookmaking, such as calligraphy, painting, and storytelling.
July 12-17, 2015