Adult Faith Formation
Learn more about becoming Catholic
Interested in the Catholic Faith? Whether you are Baptized or not, are just starting to learn about the Catholic Church or have looked into joining the Church for years, we welcome you! Catholics enter into full communion though the Sacraments of Baptism, Holy Eucharist, and Confirmation. Baptized Catholics who have been away from the Church or have not received these Sacraments are welcome to join our classes as well. Please contact the Parish Office at (630) 462-5000 for more information.
Young Adult Prayer & Social
All young adults are welcome to join us each Wednesday night for prayer and social beginning with Adoration at 6pm in the Adoration chapel. Afterwards we socialize at a nearby restaurant or meet in one of the parish conference rooms. For more information, please contact Emily at email@example.com
Communio - Friday, April 5 from 7-9pm
Join us in the Church for an evening of Adoration and Prayer. Our guest speaker will be Fr. John Honiotes, Parochial Vicar at St. Raphael in Naperville, who will be speaking to us on Unpacking the Mystery of the Mass. The evening will begin with the Stations of the Cross from 7-7:30pm followed by Fr. John Honiotes’ talk. Eucharistic Adoration and confessions will be offered from 8-9pm. Refreshments available afterwards. We hope you can join us! Communio kicks off our monthly “Prayer First: Forty Hours Devotion” every first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in the Adoration Chapel. To sign up for a monthly hour, please sign up here!
The Great Adventure Bible Timeline - Begins Tuesday, April 9th at 7pm
The Bible Timeline: The Story of Salvation is a fascinating Bible study that will take you on a journey through the entire Bible. Go deep into each period of salvation history and discover the amazing story woven throughout all of Scripture. Using a unique color-coded system,you will see how all the major people, places, and events of the Bible reveal the remarkable story of our faith. This Bible Study will will meet Tuesdays beginning on April 9 at 7pm in the Adult Formation room of the Faith Center. Please register in advance online or with John Ellison at firstname.lastname@example.org or (630) 462-5045. A suggested donation of $35 covers the cost of supplies.
Credo - Begins Tuesday, April 30th at 9am
If you have had questions as to why Catholics do what we do, we invite you to join us to learn more about our rich Catholic traditions as we offer a program called Credo, which means I BELIEVE. Credo is designed as a Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, RCIA, but all Catholics are welcome! Come to learn what we believe and why, along with the biblical foundation. Credo is written and presented by the Dominican Friars and the Thomistic Institute of Washington, DC. This Bible Study will will meet Tuesday mornings beginning on April 30th at 9am in the Adult Formation room of the Faith Center. Please register in advance with John Ellison at email@example.com or (630) 462-5045.
Sing the Office Evening Prayer - Sundays at 7pm
A new community is forming to learn the chanted liturgy of Sunday evening prayer. Please join us Sunday evenings at 7pm in the Church as we celebrate the beauty, dignity, and sacredness of the chanted vespers service
Brothers in Christ: Men’s Christian Fellowship
Study the Bible Readings, be challenged by your Faith, enjoy excellent men’s fellowship, be encouraged in your vocation. Every Saturday, 7-8am in the St. Michael Conference Room. For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Formed Online Catholic Library
St. Michael parishioners will have access to dozens of Catholic movies, documentaries, books, and study programs from the online library Formed. Register here for free using parish code: R7TQVR