Classes and Schedules

Diaconate Formation Program – Schedules and Upcoming Events

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Class of 2019 – Candidates

Summer 2019
May 11, June 15, July 13 and August 10 – Tampa Education Center 8:30am to 4:30pm. Course: Homiletics

Pastoral Workshops  Saturday March 30, 10am to 1pm Speech Workshop, St. Mark the Evangelist, Tampa

Pre-Ordination Workshop, August 31,  2019 8:30am to 3pm, Pastoral Center, St. Peterersburg

Canonical Retreat, September 4 to 8, 2019, Bethany Retreat Center

Ordination to the Diaconate, Saturday October 19, 2019, 11:00am – Cathedral of St. Jude, St. Petersburg

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Class of 2021 – Aspirants

Summer 2019
May 11, June 15, July 13 and August 10 – Tampa Education Center 8:30am to 4:30pm. Course: Christology

Fall 2019
September 14, October 12, November 9 and December 14 – Tampa Education Center 8:30am – 4:30pm. Course: Ecclesiology

Pastoral  Leadership Workshops – Fall of 2019
Dates Coming Soon!

Annual Summer Retreat 2020
June 5 to 7, 2020 Bethany Retreat Center, Lutz, Installation as Acolyte Class of 2021

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Class of 2023 – Aspirants

Orientation
Saturday August 24, 2019, 8:30am – 3:30pm, Bethany Retreat Center

Fall 2019
September 14, October 12, November 9 and December 14 – Tampa Education Center 8:30am – 4:30pm. Course: History, Theology, Spirituality of the Diaconate

Annual Summer Retreat 2020
June 5 to 7, 2020; Bethany Retreat Center, Lutz, Installation as Acolyte Class of 2021

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All Groups

All groups please be mindful that classes will start promptly at the time given and you should plan breakfast and arrival time accordingly.

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