Ministry Leader:  Deacon David Schaeffer  davidmary.44@gmail.com

Our team leaders prepare and run a variety of learning and faith exploration programs to deepen, share, and grow our knowledge of the Catholic faith.  Including Bible Study, Faith programs, FORMED access, RCIA and Walking with Purpose.

We invite you to join one or more of these programs or offer your leadership assistance.

  • BIBLE STUDY — Leader:  Craig and Barbara Callaghan  (610) 449-2838 dcraigcallaghan@comcast.net     Focused topics of sacred Scripture are studied with the aid of formal study guides, speakers, and group discussion.
  • FAITH PROGRAMS — Leader:  Mike Gormley  (610) 246-1639 mikegormley245@gmail.com    Theology, saints and writings of Church leaders are studied with the aid of books, other writings and group discussion.
  • FORMED — Leader:  Clare Frissora  (610) 312-6114  clare.frissora@sjnparish.org This ministry highlights programs and talks available on FORMED, supports parishioner questions and acts as a liaison to the FORMED organization.
  • RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of adults) – Leader:  Deacon David Schaffer davidmary44@gmail.com  Teachers in this ministry welcome those seeking deeper understanding of and/or full communion into the Roman Catholic faith. They assist prospective Catholics on their journey to become active members of the church community.
  • WALKING WITH PURPOSE — Leaders:  Katie Keating  (610) 585-3052, Susie Rassas  (610) 964-1085, Mary Beth Wolanin (610) 550-9383  WWPsjn@gmail.com     This program is a sacred Scripture study designed specifically for women that discusses Scripture and how it applies to our everyday lives.