Lay Ministry Formation Office offers a Course on Prison Ministry
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00

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                                                                     Rev. Monsignor John A. Zuraw, Chancellor

FOR RELEASE Immediate DATE SENT  September 28, 2016
SUBJECT          Lay Ministry Formation Office Offers a Course on Prison Ministry

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An upcoming course offered by the Office of Lay Ministry Formation will cover the basics of prison ministry for those who are interested in learning about this important ministry of the Church.  This course will meet on six consecutive Thursday evenings beginning on October 13th at St. Patrick’s in Youngstown (Oak Hill).  Participants will learn how get started from a theological, logistical, and practical ministry perspective all in the context of prayer, fellowship, and networking with others interested in prison ministry in the greater Youngstown area.  This program is co-sponsored by Catholic Charities Criminal Justice and Prison Ministries.  For more information, contact Pete Schafer, Director of the Office of Evangelization and Pastoral Planning, (330) 744-8451 ext. 289 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Information and registration materials can also be found on the Lay Ministry Formation website:  Registration deadline is October 10th

MORE INFO Office of Lay Ministry Formation, 330-744-8451 x289