Diocese of Tyler

Catechetical in-service brings large group to Tyler

TYLER – Over 65 catechetical leaders from across the Diocese of Tyler gathered on Saturday, Aug. 6 at the Cathedral Center in Tyler for their annual in service day, according to Linda Porter, director of the Office of Faith Formation.

In all, 48 parishes were represented with five priests attending.

Policies, procedures, and programs were the primary topics for the day, which also included a virtual video message of encouragement from Bishop Strickland and brainstorming sessions with Father Daniel Dower, episcopal vicar for education.

The faith formation leaders of the diocese gather annually to review their objectives and plans for sharing the message of Jesus Christ.