Recent Updates

Applications are being accepted for Search #143 through Nov. 13. This event...
A Cursillo for women will be held Nov. 30 - Dec. 3 at the House of Blessings...
The Diocese of Little Rock Encuentro will be held at Barton Coliseum at...

Calendar of Events

Nov. 24 - Nov. 26
Permanent Diaconate Formation Weekend in Spanish
Coury House Retreat Center
Nov. 26
Search Team Meeting (Parent Day)
St. John Catholic Center
Nov. 30 - Dec. 3
Spanish Cursillo for Women
House of Blessings
Dec. 1 - Dec. 3
Search #143
Arkansas 4-H Center
Dec. 8 - Dec. 9
Permanent Diaconate Formation Weekend
St. John Catholic Center
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Ministries of Faith Formation

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The following is a list of faith formation ministries and programs in the Diocese of Little Rock. Click on a link to learn more about that ministry. For more information, please Contact Us.


Bible Institute

Open to all who wish to learn from respected Catholic scholars, pray together and grow in love and understanding of God’s Word


Búsqueda

(Search) begins with weekend for Spanish-speaking high school youth to grow a relationship with Jesus Christ and go forth proclaiming the Gospel


Catholic Campus Ministries

Provide faith formation to Arkansas college students on campuses statewide


Catholic Charismatic Renewal

Adult prayer groups who seek to grow in relationship with Jesus through the gifts of the Holy Spirit. Offered in English and Spanish


Cursillo

Begins with a weekend for adults to encounter Jesus Christ followed by ongoing formation for participants to become leaders in their parishes and beyond. Offered in English and Spanish


Diocesan Confirmation Retreat

Peer-led, daylong retreat for youth who are preparing to be confirmed and cannot attend a confirmation retreat in their parishes


Encuentros de Promoción Juvenil

(Encounters of Youth Promotion) modeled after Cursillo, this program for Spanish-speaking young adults begins with a weekend to encounter Jesus Christ followed by ongoing formation to build leadership in parishes and beyond


Little Rock Scripture Study

Internationally recognized ministry that provides Catholic Bible study materials to help adults encounter Christ in a personal way and apply biblical teachings to daily living. Available in English and Spanish


Little Rock Theology Institute

Three-year academic program that is designed to help adults learn more about the Catholic faith. Students may attend for personal enrichment, catechist certification or earn a degree in theology


Parish Faith Formation Resources

Listed by grade level and recommended by the Faith Formation Office for use in parish catechetical programs. Available in English and Spanish


Permanent Diaconate Formation

Five-year, bilingual program for Catholic men to be formed for ordination to the permanent diaconate


Rediscover the Catholic Faith

Offers information and resources for those who previously practiced the Catholic faith and now wish to return to that practice through the sacraments


Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Process for adults to join the Catholic Church. It is offered at the parish level in English and Spanish


Search

Peer-led weekend retreat for high school juniors and seniors of all faiths who seek to grow their relationship with Jesus Christ and go forth proclaiming the Gospel in their schools, parishes and beyond


Escuela de Evangelización San Andrés

(St. Andrew School of Evangelization) designed to help young adults go out into the world and proclaim the Good News. Offered in English and Spanish


Recent Updates

Applications are being accepted for Search #143 through Nov. 13. This event...
A Cursillo for women will be held Nov. 30 - Dec. 3 at the House of Blessings...
The Diocese of Little Rock Encuentro will be held at Barton Coliseum at...

Calendar of Events

Nov. 24 - Nov. 26
Permanent Diaconate Formation Weekend in Spanish
Coury House Retreat Center
Nov. 26
Search Team Meeting (Parent Day)
St. John Catholic Center
Nov. 30 - Dec. 3
Spanish Cursillo for Women
House of Blessings
Dec. 1 - Dec. 3
Search #143
Arkansas 4-H Center
Dec. 8 - Dec. 9
Permanent Diaconate Formation Weekend
St. John Catholic Center