The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's Office of Catechetical Formation

Upcoming Events for Certification


Faculty Retreats – Annually

Those attending their annual elementary faculty retreat are granted one (1) elective or annual update credit for participating in the entire day. Please see the memo regarding approved retreat sites, and for more information on regional faculty retreat days.

Memo on Faculty Retreats from Ann Menna, Deputy Secretary for Catechetical Formation

Elective and Annual Credit Opportunities

Live in a Manner Worthy of the Call You Have Received (Ephesians 4, 1):
The Duty of the Catechist and the Expectation of those Taught
November 19, 2018

The Twenty-Ninth Annual Catechist Convocation –Sold Out
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Catholic Women’sĀ ConferenceĀ –Sold Out
Saturday, October 27, 2018