MINISTER OF CARE TRAINING
Vicariate V Ministry Commission
Sponsors a Two Part
St. Germaine Parish Center
9711 S. Kolin in Oak Lawn, IL 60453
March 2 and 9, 2019 (Bring a bagged lunch).
from 9 am to 2:30 pm both days
This workshop will
be facilitated by
Participation in these two sessions meets the Office for Divine Worship, Archdiocese of Chicago, requirements to be eligible for mandating as a parish Minister of Care, ministering to the sick and homebound members of the parish. Participants must be approved and sent by a member of their parish Pastoral Team. Preparation includes such topics as spirituality of ministry, ministry to the aged, the experience of suffering, dying and death, pastoral listening skills, prayer and Eucharist, and the theological and practical dimensions of ministry. This seminar provides fresh theology and insights into the pastoral practice of the Ministry of Care.
Missy Keegan to register at Mkeegan@stpatriciaparish.com(708) 598-5222
Jeanne Lassandrello is commissioned as a Lay Ecclesial Minister in the Archdiocese of Chicago. She served as Pastoral Associate and Director of Religious Education at St Christopher Parish in Midlothian for 8 years. She is currently the Pastoral Associate and Director of Religious Education at St Germaine Parish in Oak Lawn. Jeanne earned a Master of Arts Degree in Pastoral Ministry at Catholic Theological Union, and is presently a candidate for the Doctorate of Ministry from the University of St Mary of the Lake.