Other Courses and Modules offered by the Pastoral Formation Institute

Lectio Patrum

This course will be held on Thursdays from  6:30 pm till 8:00 pm Lectures start on 5th October 2017 Venue: Augustinian Institute, Pieta` For more information please click here to view our prospectus. Click here to apply online or click here for a printable application form which you may send to the following address: 20 Triq il-Saljatura l-Imqabba MQB1872 Read More »

Higher education Award in History of the Church in Malta

Course Goal: To outline the role of the Catholic Church in Malta`s historical development. Participants will also become equated with the documentary heritage that provides the backbone for a proper scientific, historical analysis. This course will be held on Wednesdays from 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Lectures start on 4th October 2017 Venue: Archives of the Archbishop`s Curia, Floriana For more information ... Read More »

Module on the Liturgical Flower Ministry

Course Goal: During this course, participants are to follow some introductory lectures on the liturgy, the liturgical year and the liturgical environment. Participants will also learn how to create floral arrangements for the different seasons of the liturgical year. The participants will be given a short introduction during their first three lectures. These will be held at the Catholic Institute, ... Read More »

The Human Experience of God in Prayer

Course Goal: This experiential course aims at introducing participants to the world of prayer. Where Participants learn about prayer in the Christian Tradition and practice prayer in scripture.   This course will be spread over 8 Saturdays over one year.  The first seminar will be held on the 14th October 2017 Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Venue: Mount St Joseph  For ... Read More »

Course in Parish Ministry

Course Goal: To better equip pastoral operators with the theological knowledge in the field of parish life and ministry in order to be able to better perform the ministry entrusted to them. This course will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 pm till 8:30 pm Lectures start on 18th October 2017 Venue: ta' Milt Pastoral Centre, Mosta For more information please ... Read More »

Module in Franciscan Spirituality

Course Goal: This course aims to present St Francis of Assisi as a disciple of Christ and as a prophet for our times. The course also focuses on accompany the participants in the discerning process with the help of the experience of  St Francis. This course will be held on Thursdays from  6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Lectures start on ... Read More »

Higher Education Award in Ecumenism

Course Goal: This course will aim at providing good solid formation about the theology of ecumenism, our sister Churches, and the practice of ecumenical dialogue.   This course will be held on Fridays from 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Lectures start on 10th November 2017 Venue: Sala San Pawl, Catholic Institute, Floriana   For more information please click here to view our prospectus. Click ... Read More »

Module on the Ministry of Liturgical Cantor

Course Goal: The course is aimed at all those who wish to know more about the Liturgy of the Catholic Church, in particular, those who are involved in Parish Liturgical Commissions.   This course will be held on Wednesdays 6.00pm till 8.00pm Lectures start on the 17th January 2018 Venue Sala San Pawl, Catholic Institute, Floriana.   For more information, please click here. Click ... Read More »

Respect for Life

Course Goal: To equip teachers to gain the necessary knowledge and respect for life. In order to help in  building a pro-life community in the educational sphere in order to foster a pro-life culture   Target Audience: Religion Teachers PSCD Teachers Science Teachers Youth Workers   This course will be held on Wednesdays 6.00pm till 8.00pm Lectures start on the ... Read More »