Faith Formation

Faith Formation

Choose from a variety of Faith Formation studies designed to help you better understand, live and share our Catholic Faith. From pre-evangelization (The Search) to a systematic presentation of the Faith (Symbolon), these video-based studies are ideal for small groups or individual study. Men's Groups, Women's Groups and even teen groups will love these studies.

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  • The Search
    2 seasons

    The Search

    2 seasons

    What is this journey in between the event we call “birth” and the one we call “death”? Is the journey taking you somewhere, or are you leading yourself to some kind of destination – a destination that could extend beyond your last breath? What do you want from your life during the in between? The...

  • Divine Mercy with Fr. Michael Gaitley

    1 season

    Renowned speaker and author Fr. Michael Gaitley tells the dramatic history of God's love and mercy as interwoven through the transformative message of St. Faustina, the miraculous appearance of Mary at Fatima, the witness of Maximilian Kolbe, and the world-changing papacy of Pope St. John Paul II...

  • Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained

    2 seasons

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    Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained is a systematic presentation of our Catholic Faith. It will lead you through the "big picture" of the Catholic Faith and our Creed is the guide. Symbolon brings together some of the most trusted Catholic teachers in...

  • True Reformers

    1 season

    Welcome to True Reformers: Saints of the Catholic Reformation, a study crafted to teach about those who led the Church's rebirth from the ashes of confusion caused by the Protestant Reformation.
    In these six sessions, participants will learn about the true benefactors of the human race: the sain...

  • Opening the Word

    3 seasons

    Welcome to Opening the Word, videos and guides offering prayer and insights for the Sunday Readings. Each reflection is lead by one of our experienced presenters including Dr. Tim Gray, Dr. Mary Healy, Dr. Scott Powell, Dr. Edward Sri, Fr. John Riley, Dr. Ben Akers, and Martha Fernandez. Opening...

  • Who Am I to Judge? with Dr. Edward Sri

    1 season

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    In this small group study program featuring Edward Sri, we'll explore the classical view of morality and find that it's not merely a set of guiding principles for th...

  • Into the Breach

    1 season

    Into the Breach is a groundbreaking 12-episode video series from the Knights of Columbus that seeks to answer what it means to be a Catholic man in today’s world. Inspired by Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted’s apostolic exhortation to Catholic men, Into the Breach tells men they are made for greatness an...

  • 33 Days to Morning Glory

    1 season

    People's lives today are often busy and challenging. Stage 1 of the Hearts Afire Parish-based Program offers individuals a quick and easy way to withdraw from the demands of daily life and enter into a peaceful interior reflection on their relationship with Christ in the context of Marian devotio...

  • Consoling the Heart of Jesus

    1 season

    33 Days to Morning Glory led us to the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Stage One, Part I. In Part II, Consoling the Heart of Jesus, we will learn about God's infinite mercy and how we can give him joy, consoling his heart, by accepting his love and trusting in him completely. We'll discover how suffe...

  • Wisdom & Works of Mercy

    1 season

    The second stage of the Hearts Afire Parish-based Program, Wisdom & Works of Mercy begins by following the book The 'One Thing' Is Three and concludes with the book, You Did it to Me. The purpose of the Wisdom & Works of Mercy study is to give group members a summary of Church teaching and Cathol...

  • The Wild Goose with Fr. Dave Pivonka

    1 season

    The Wild Goose series is truly a work of the Holy Spirit from 4PM Media and The Ministry of The Wild Goose. “Wild Goose” was a term that the ancient Celts had for the Holy Spirit. It is a 14 part series featuring Fr. Dave Pivonka and various interviews. Shot in various locations from Niagara Fall...

  • OSV Talks
    1 season

    OSV Talks

    1 season

    OSV Talks is a series of topics from prominent Catholic leaders to spark discussion, explore new, or re-explore old approaches, and inspire creative thinking, all from the heart of the church. Over 100 years ago, Archbishop Noll founded OSV using new methods to communicate the gospel. Innovative ...

  • The Elements of the Catholic Mass

    1 season

    Elements of the Catholic Mass is designed to help the faithful better appreciate the beauty of the Mass. Featuring Fr. Douglas Martis, former director of the Liturgical Institute, the program consists of thirty-one beautifully produced short videos. Because each episode comes with a discussion gu...

  • Called to Accompany

    1 season

    The Called to Accompany series invites youth ministry volunteers to learn and explore the many aspects that make a parish youth ministry successful. Through videos and group discussion, volunteers are encouraged to respond to Pope Francis's call to accompany the youth towards a deep and fulfillin...

  • Footprints of God with Stephen Ray

    1 season

    Footprints of God: The Story of Salvation from Abraham to Augustine is a documentary film series hosted by popular Catholic author, speaker, and apologist Steve Ray. Meet the people and see the places that shaped the salvation story through Scripture and Church history. It's a fast-paced, enterta...

  • Sacred Story Institute

    3 seasons

    Do you want a missionary discipleship community and a parish that is built to last? Then use the tools the first Jesuits employed to produce their extraordinary pastoral success with the new dynamic methods we created to deliver them: The Ignatian Examen and Confession.
    Our Ignatian programs are ...

  • Vita
    Movie + 1 extra

    Vita

    Movie + 1 extra

    Are you living for Heaven today? We talk about Heaven as the most important goal of our lives, but how often do we consider our final home in daily life? In VITA, Fr. Burns explains that we tend to misunderstand Heaven with images of clouds and harps, but the reality of what God has in store for ...

  • Kapaun's Men

    4 seasons

    The formation series offered by Kapaun's Men are designed to help spur discussion among men about practical and pertinent spiritual matters. Based on Father Kapaun's life and spirituality, the videos are open to men of all levels. With great topics for discussion and weekly challenges, they are s...

  • ECHO with Bishop Donald Hying

    4 seasons

    The ECHO series from Ahava Productions will be a 36 part video-based study of the United States Catholic Catechism of Adults (USCCA) presented by Bishop Donald Hying of Madison, Wisconsin. These short and engaging videos introduce each chapter of the USCCA and provide an inspiring start to perso...

  • Anima
    1 season

    Anima

    1 season

    We are all longing for a sense of greater meaning in our lives. In the ANIMA series, Bishop Donald Hying leads us through an inspiring account of how God's plan for the world gives each of us great dignity and purpose. He recounts that through Christ's Incarnation, Resurrection, and the Instituti...

  • Fatima: Hope for the World

    1 season

    Fatima Hope for the World is a 13-part video series that tells the  story of Fatima from the apparitions in 1917 through the 20th century. It includes details of the apparitions, historical context, the secrets of Fatima, the children seers and their missions, Our Lady's specific requests and the...

  • Kapaun's Men Pilgrimage Series

    1 season

    In both Scripture and the Sacred Liturgy the Church teaches us that we are a pilgrim people, making our way along the path to heaven. With the pace of our daily lives, we often need a reminder that this earth is not our lasting home. That’s why for our latest series, Kapaun’s Men invited nation...

  • Kapaun’s Men Virtue Series (Series One)

    1 season

    “Father Kapaun proved himself to be the greatest example of manhood that I’ve ever seen in my life.” The most decorated Chaplain in US Army History, Servant of God Emil Kapaun’s story inspires us and reminds us that every man can achieve the greatness to which God has called us. The Kapaun’s Me...

  • Kapaun’s Men Stewardship Series (Series Two)

    1 season

    Want to have an extraordinary life? In this second video series, Kapaun's Men examines how the concept of Stewardship helps us recognize the unique set of gifts God has given to each of us and how to use those gifts well. By focusing on Hospitality, Prayer, Formation and Service, this 10-part se...