Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

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ACADEMY FOR LAY ECCLESIAL MINISTRY

Additional Documents, Forms & Informational Brochures

Informational Tri-Folds

Catechist Formation Programs

TCCED Certification through CDU

Teachers in Catholic Schools Who Do Not Teach Religion

Online Level 1

Online Level 2

Online Level 3


Catechist Certification Packets

Catechist Certification Packets contain the forms to be completed for each certification level.  Please print and complete each form in the packet and provide copies of supporting documents as requested.  Submit the entire application packet, supporting documents, including fee to the Academy for Lay Ecclesial Ministry for review. 

      

Level 1 - Basic - Certification Packet

Level 2 - Intermediate - Certification Packet

Level 3 - Advanced - Certification Packet

Level 4 - Professional - Certification Packet

Catholic School Teachers who Teach Religion (TCCED) Certification Packet

Catholic School Teachers who DO NOT Teach Religion Certification Packet

Deacon Certification Packet

Deacon_Wife_Certification_Packet

Renewal (All Levels) Certification Packet

 

Individual Forms

Application for Catechist Certification

Application for Certification of Permanent Deacons

Recommendation for Catechist Certification

Application for Certification of Permanent Deacons' Wives

Level 1 - Basic Formation

Level 2 - Intermediate Formation

Level 3 - Advanced Formation

Level 4 - Professional Formation

Catholic School Teacher who Teach Religion Formation (TCCED)

Catholic School Teacher who DO NOT Teach Religion

Permanent Deacon Formation

Deacon Wife Formation

Renewal Form (all levels)

  

Funding for Education & Formation

Lay Ministry Formation Fund Guidelines

Application for Lay Ministry Formation Fund