Month: February 2016

Job Opportunity: VP of Development, Paradisus Dei

Paradisus Dei, an independent, lay Catholic ministry in Houston, Texas, seeks a Vice President of Development. The organization’s mission is to help families discover the superabundance of God within the context of marriage and family life. The Vice President of Development will develop and lead a national development office by managing all fund development activities for …

Dr. Kristina Olsen: Inter-university Congress in Avila

We extend our hearty congratulations to Dr. Kristina Olsen, OCDS, Adjunct Professor at Holy Apostles, for her recent publication of “Teresa’s Approach to Work, Management and Money in Reformed Carmelite Monasteries” in the Proceedings (Actas) of the Inter-university Congress in Avila, August 1-3, 2015.   A link to the Congress is available here. Once on …

Eucharistic Adoration at Holy Apostles

The Holy Apostles community is committed to continuous Eucharistic Adoration for the sanctification of Priests and Spiritual Maternity weekly from 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening until 9:00 a.m. Sunday morning, and each other evening from 6 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Adoration Chapel of the Angels on the upper campus. The article Adoration of the …

Book Review: The Unforgettable Sermon

Katherine Schmitt, director of evangelization for St. Nicholas Parish in Laurel, Maryland, offers her review of The Unforgettable Sermon; How to Write and Deliver Homilies That Change People’s Lives, by Edward Reynolds. Finding the book “…engaging, encouraging, practical and plainly written”, Ms. Schmitt highly recommends it to homiletic teachers and homily deliverers alike. She notes that Mr. …

Youth Ministry Opportunity

SPIRITUS is an evangelization ministry composed of young adults who give 9 months of service igniting the faith of Catholic youth and young adults through retreats and parish ministry involvement. SPIRITUS teams work out of Mount Tabor Center in Menasha, Wisconsin, and travel to parishes throughout Wisconsin. There are currently openings available on the retreat team and …

Join the MOOC Design course!

This certificate course will describe the fundamentals of Massive Open Online Courses. The certificate will involve four modules dealing with MOOC design, development, implementation, and marketing. You will be given one week to complete each module. During your module completion, you may elect to receive free MOOC development space of your very own on the …