The mission of the Office of Christian Formation for the Diocese of Saint Augustine is to promote the evangelizing mission of the Church: to form disciples of Jesus Christ, by assisting the Bishop, as the head of the community and teacher of doctrine, to direct and moderate all catechetical activities of the diocese. (National Directory for Catechesis #59 C)
The Office of Christian Formation oversees the following:
The Office of Christian Formation provides the following services to parishes.< div>
- Consultation and training in the areas of religious education for children and youth, adult faith formation, RCIA, evangelization, pastoral and educational councils, sacramental preparation, youth ministry, young adult ministry and Catholic scouting.
- Coordination of training and policy for lay ministries.
- Provides support and consultation to pastors, parish councils, boards of education.
- Provides current books on catechetical and liturgical topics at discounted rates.
- Evaluates faith formation programs.
Street and Mailing Address
11625 Old St. Augustine Road
Jacksonville, FL 32258
Fax: (904) 262-0698