Adult Faith Formation (AFF) assists the community in life long faith formation. The goal is to provide opportunities for growth in faith that encompass spirituality and prayer life, learning more about faith and belief, and building community while forming faith. AFF offers a number of different programs throughout the year, including speaker presentations, classroom and online courses, workshops, days of reflection, retreats, and more. Contact Dr. Rodica Stoicoiu at aff@stagnesshepherdstown.org for more information.

Check out our Catholic Corner articles, written by our Director of Liturgy. The are located in our Info Center on the website and are a great way to grow your faith and learn about both St. Agnes and Catholic teachings.

St. Agnes Learning Together (SALT)

SALT is a unique Faith Formation experience that draws on the expertise and gifts of our St. Agnes community. Members of our community will share their passion and knowledge in areas, such as the Bible, Children’s faith development, Catholic parenting , theology, church history, social justice, forgiveness, ecumenism, Jesuit spirituality, and much more. SALT provides opportunities for community members to share both information and their experiences in numerous formats. In SALT you will be able to participate in days of reflection, workshops, day trips, course offerings, prayer experiences, retreats, and field trips, to name just a few.

Contact: Dr. Rodica Stoicoiu
email: aff@stagnesshepherdstown.org

Book Discussion Group

The Book Discussion Group meets on the third Friday of each month (except August) to discuss a book selected by the group. Our choices are eclectic, ranging from theology to novels. All are welcome to attend any or all discussions.

Facilitator:  Eileen Dooley
Email: dooleywoods@comcast.net

Classes and Discussions

Liturgical Ministry Training

Have you ever considered serving the community through liturgical ministry? This Fall the parish will be offering formation in the ministries of Lector, Bread and Cup and Hospitality. In order to gauge interest and [read more...]

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Book Discussion Group

Is This All There Is? On Resurrection and Eternal Life by Gerhard Lohfink What is the Christian hope for resurrection? How are we to understand it today? Gerhard Lohfink uses clear and direct language, [read more...]