Director of Evangelization , Faith and Catechesis in Baltimore, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

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Job Description

St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church, located in Baltimore, Maryland, has an opening for a full-time Director of Evangelization, Faith and Catechesis.  The Director will collaborate with Pastor to cultivate a culture of encounter and friendship with Jesus Christ through the fullness of the Catholic Faith.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Fostering spiritual growth and lay leaders of faith, developing and implementing a plan for small group faith opportunities (e.g., Alpha, Bible studies), semi-annual retreats (e.g. ACTS men's and women's retreats), faith and witness opportunities, catechesis and pilgrimages.
  • Facilitate faith formation with catechists for pre-K - 5th grade, including sacramental preparation (1st Reconciliation/1st Holy Communion), Vacation Bible School.  Discern effective models for faith formation with pastoral staff.
  • Promote formation and discernment of charisms for laity with discernment team.
  • Develop and implement faith opportunities for Advent/Lent.
  • Facilitate RCIA team and program.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a Catholic in good standing who models Gospel values and active participation in parish life
  • Excellent computer skills (proficient in Microsoft Office 365 programs) 
  • Bachelor's degree in Catechesis, Religious Studies, Theology or a related field