Divine Worship and the Catechumenate

Training and Formation Calendar

The Diocesan Training and Formation on the Roman Missal Calendar was first issued in September 2010.

Current Issue: Draft 7 published on December 29, 2010.

Download the Full Training and Formation on the Roman Missal Calendar


Green = Roman Missal event in the diocese

Blue = Roman Missal event outside the diocese

Red = a change from previous posting

Black = other important events

2011 Calendars


January 2011

january-201101 January, Saturday – The Octave Day of Christmas; Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God, not a day of obligation this year

02 January, Sunday – The Epiphany of the Lord, solemnity

09 January, Sunday – The Baptism of the Lord, feast

13 January 2011 – Choosing Music for the Liturgy, Mr. Jim Wickman

  • National Pastoral Musicians [NPM] – 3rd of 7-Session Webinar Series, Sing to the Lord: Music in Divine Worship – Seven respected liturgical music leaders address seven important themes from the U.S. Bishops' official guidelines on music in the Liturgy.

Remote preparation for these diocesan events:

  • TBA – Regional [or diocesan] Music Rehearsals on Mass Setting for diocesan and stational liturgy.
  • TBA – Chant Resource for Clergy
  • 18 June 2011 – Music and Choir Directors Study Day on the Roman Missal
  • TIME: 2 pm ET, 1pm CT, 12 noon MT, 11am PT
  • PLACE: Wherever you are!
  • INFO and FEE: http://www.npm.org/ 

14-16 January, Friday-Sunday – Deacon Class 2012, Liturgy Practicum I; Villa Maria

18 January, Tuesday, 9:00-11:00 am – Department of Catechetical Ministries Meeting; CPC, 2nd floor large meeting room

  • On-going Roman Missal formation and catechesis planning for parishes and schools.

20 January, Thursday, 10:00 am-2:00 pm – CORE Meeting, "The Roman Missal and Parish Catechesis", Eliot Kapitan, Director, Office for Worship and the Catechumenate

23 January, Sunday, 1:00-6:00 pm – Through the Doorway, "Year-round Catechumenate: Vision, Duty, and Methods", Eliot Kapitan, Director, Office for Worship and the Catechumenate

  • King's House Retreat and Renewal Center, Belleville
  • Fee $35.00
  • Office of Worship, Diocese of Belleville, Sue Huett
  • http://www.officeofworship.catholicweb.com/
  • Co-sponsored by the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois
  • Catechist certification: 5 hours in Methods

2010 Calendar


September 2010

september-201014 September, Tuesday, 1:00-3:00 pm – Roman Missal Curia Core Team Meeting; CPC, room 123

16 September, Thursday, 10:00 am-2:00 pm – CORE Meeting, "Liturgical Catechesis", Todd Williamson, Director, Office for Divine Worship, Archdiocese of Chicago

  • With an update on the Roman Missal, Eliot Kapitan
  • CPC, 2nd floor large meeting room
  • Office for Catechesis, Christine Malmevik
  • http://www.dio.org/catechesis/diocesan-groups.html

19 September, Sunday – ACSA Appeal Weekend

19 September, Sunday – Catechetical Sunday

20-23 September, Monday-Thursday – Clergy Convocation

  • Part I: Renewing Sunday Preaching, NOCERCC
  • Part II: Preparing for the Roman Missal Implementation; 23 Sept., Thursday, 8:30 am-noon
  • Decatur Conference Center and Hotel, Decatur
  • Office of the Vicar for Clergy, Rev. Joseph Ring ; Office for Worship and the Catechumenate, Eliot Kapitan ; with the support of the Roman Missal Curia Core Team

24 September, Friday, 1:00 pm – Ecumenical Prayer / Walk to Planned Parenthood; Cathedral Church, Springfield

26 September, Sunday, 1:00 pm – Celebration for Couples Married 50 Years or More; Cathedral Church, Springfield