9th Class Program - Year 3

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Candidacy Phase

The Candidacy phase began on June 8, 2016 with Admission to Candidacy and continues through Ordination. 

Second Year Formation Curriculum

Classes begin again in September, 2016 at the Holy Name of the Sacred Heart Parish Center, in New Bedford. 

Fall Semester 2016


Old Testament:  

Instructor: Mrs. Patricia Pasternak

Tuesday Evening Classes:    

September: 6,13,20,27

October: 4,11,18,25

November: 8,15,29

December: 6,13                                                                        


Sacramental Theology: 

Instructors: Msgr. Stephen Avila & Rev. Daniel Lacroix

Thursday Evening Classes:              

September: 8,15,22,29

October: 6,13,20,27

November: 3,10,17

December: 1,15


Spring Semester 2017


Old Testament:  
Mrs. Patricia Pasternak

Tuesday Evening Classes:                

January: 10,17,24,31

February: 7,14,28

March: 7,14,21,28

April: 4,25

May: 2,9


Moral Theology:   

Rev. Riley Williams

Thursday Evening Classes:              

January: 12,19,26

February: 2,9,16

March: 2,9,16,23,30

April: 6,27

May: 4,11

Holy Name of the Sacred Heart Parish Center, 121 Mt. Pleasant St. New Bedford, 02740.

Please note, that the sessions begin with prayer at 6:30 pm and classes are held from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm.  For further information or clarification Fr Bob Oliveira can be reached at 508 992 3184

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