September 24, 2020
Building Multicultural Competences for Ministers-BICM – Evening Sessions
Diocese of Rockville Centre Office of Faith Formation and Office of Multicultural Diversity offers this workshop to assist Pastors, Deacons, Catechetical Leaders, Catechists and others involved in parish ministry as they address the changing cultural landscape in our programs.
As we promote an understanding and appreciation for the rich cultural diversity and ethnic religious traditions which make up our Diocese, this workshop will equip our Faith Formation Leaders to build intercultural competences to answer the most often asked questions such as:
- Church’s identity, mission and evangelization
- What is culture?
- Intercultural communication skills
- Obstacles that impede effective intercultural relations: Prejudice, Racism
- Models for ministry in shared and intercultural parishes
Dates: October 12, 19, 26; November 2, and 9
Time: 7:15 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Dates: October 13, 20, 27; November 3, and 10
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Presenters: Diana Pizarro and Lisette Robustelli
Cost: No Charge
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