Communications & Homiletics Handbook

 

“The homily is the touchstone for judging a pastor’s closeness and ability to communicate to his people.” 

(POPE FRANCIS in Evangelii Gaudium, no. 135)

 

Underlined topics below are linked to .PDF files with current information.

 

1.  Introduction

2.  Formation Programs

      2.1  Priestly Formation

               2.1.1  Intellectual Formation

                           2.1.1.1  College Seminary course descriptions
                                                                * ENG 110 syllabus (Fall 2019)          * ENG 111 syllabus (Spring 2020)
                                                                * COM 210 syllabus (Fall 2019)         * COM 211 syllabus (Spring 2020)

                           2.1.1.2  Theological Seminary

                                          2.1.1.2.1  program description

                                          2.1.1.2.2  course descriptions
                                                                * PTH 501 syllabus (Fall 2019)          * PTH 502 syllabus (Spring 2020)
                                                                * PTH 601 syllabus (Fall 2019)          * PTH 602 syllabus (Spring 2020)
                                                                * PTH 701 syllabus (Fall 2019)          * PTH 702 syllabus (Spring 2020)

                                          2.1.1.2.3  M.Div. competency examinations

                            2.1.1.3  Concursus Awards

                            2.1.1.4  “Festival of the Word” (in planning)

               2.1.2  Human / Spiritual Formation

               2.1.3  Pastoral & Apostolic Formation

      2.2  Diaconal Formation (composed by Deacon Ernie Angiolillo)

               2.2.1  Overview

               2.2.2  Dimensions of Formation

               2.2.3  Homiletics Instruction

               2.2.4  Homiletics Curriculum

               2.2.5  Drafts for Instructors
                            2.2.5.1  Elements of a Syllabus for the Homiletics Practicum
                            2.2.5.2  Suggested Lesson Plan / Structure

      2.3  School of Theological Studies … pastoral training in Social Communications (in planning)

3.  Formation Guidelines

      3.1  Policies regarding the Use of Technology

      3.2  Assessment Procedures
               3.2.1  Priestly Formation
               3.2.2  Diaconal Formation

4.  Institutional Resources

      4.1  Personnel Profiles

      4.2  Facilities & Technology (forthcoming)

      4.3  Learning Resources

      4.4  Special Events

      4.5  Media Links

               4.5.1  Podcasts on the 2019 Sunday Gospels of Lent (by Homiletics students)