2015 Ministry Formation Directory
The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University is pleased to offer the Catholic Ministry Formation Directory 2015 (available May, 2015). CARA is also offering online access to the Ministry Formation Directory.
What is the Ministry Formation Directory?
The Ministry Formation Directory is a revised and expanded bound and online edition of the indispensable reference for seminary, diaconate, and lay ministry formation programs, vocation offices, career counselors, parishes, and many others. The 2015 Directory contains a detailed analysis of participants in Catholic ministry formation programs – seminarians, deacon candidates, and men and women preparing for lay ecclesial ministry positions. It also contains a complete listing of the more than 550 Catholic ministry formation programs sponsored by the Catholic Church in the United States, organized by type, by state, and by diocese. Each entry includes a listing of current leadership for each program, enrollment data, contact information, and a detailed program description. The Directory also contains a statistical overview of ministry formation enrollments.
In What formats can I get the Ministry Formation Directory?
The Catholic Ministry Formation Directory is avaialble in two formats: book and online. The reference book is approximately 400 pages, and is bound in black. It includes the statistical overview, entries for each formation program including contact information and overview data on the program, and more. The book is published every other year.
The online Directory features an easy-to-use search function, as well as downloadable data and customized reports. The online Directory is updated annually. Click here for a screenshot of the online Catholic Ministry Formation Directory.
If you have already ordered your onlie subscription to the Directory, click here to access the login page.
How is the Directory organized?
There are three sections to the print and online Directory:
The Catholic Ministry Formation Directory 2015 offers these features:
How do I order the Directory?
Use the buttons below to order the Directory. You can purchase the book for $80, the online edition for $30, or both for $100. Once you place your order, CARA staff will be in contact with you to deliver your Directory.
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