The Office of Catechetics and Faith Development of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg assists the Archbishop in his primary responsibility of the teaching of the Catholic Faith (ref. GDC 265), to develop all dimensions of faith: knowing, celebrating, living and praying, leading to community life and mission. 

Our Objectives:

  • To support the vision of the Archdiocese of Winnipeg for catechesis.
  • To promote strong, effective catechetical ministry throughout the Archdiocese for all ages.
  • To facilitate faith formation for those involved in catechesis.
  • To foster adult catechesis in all parishes.
  • To offer spiritual retreats to those in catechetical ministry.
  • To organize and coordinate workshops and sessions related to catechetics.
  • To assist parishes and families in the spiritual development of children and youth.
  • To offer assistance to those preparing children for sacraments.
  • To provide information, resources, and counsel on catechesis.

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Recommended Programs

Formation, Retreats, and Rallies


Criteria for Catechesis


Contact us

For any questions, please contact Judith Vasquez, Director of Catechetics and Faith Development, at (204) 452 - 2227 ext. 243, or through e-mail