Catholic Education Ministries

  • serves as the catechetical office for the Diocese of Saint Cloud. This office provides service to Catholic Schools, Religious Education/Faith formation for Preschool through adults, Sacramental Preparation and Youth Ministry.
  • assists Catholic schools in curriculum development, accreditation process, leadership, board of education in-services and teacher training including the integration of technology in the curriculum.
  • provides ongoing opportunities for faith formation for Directors of Religious Education, Youth Ministers, Principals and Parish staffs. This office coordinates youth involvement in retreats, national conventions, youth rallies and service opportunities.

The mission of the Catholic Education Ministries Office is to journey with and empower parishes in visioning and providing excellence in life-long Catholic Faith Formation.

Catholic Education Ministries Scholarship

Individual Grant Application Form Revised July 2019 (DOC)


2018 Catechetical Survey

Summary 1: (PDF)

Summary 2: (PDF)

2019 Catechetical Survey

(Link to Survey)

Faith Formation and Youth Ministry Events


Download the Beginning of the Year Letter to FF/YM Leaders

Download the Beginning of the Year Retreat Invitation and Schedule

Much more info found on our EVENTS CALENDAR page