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.

Learn More about the Archbishop’s Appeal Make a Donation to the Archbishop’s Appeal.
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Certification Renewal


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Catechists may renew their certification. Level 1 Certification and Level 2 Certification must be renewed every 4 years. Level 3 Certification and Level 4 Certification must be renewed every 8 years.

Downloadable Resources

downloadCertification Renewal Forms


Continuing Education

10 hours of continuing education credit are required annually after certification. Continuing education includes workshops & conferences of a religious nature sponsored by Catholic institutions. Find more information in the Helpful Links below.

Helpful Links

LinkOblate School of Theology Continuing Education Events


LinkMy Catholic Faith Delivered


LinkCatholic Distance University


LinkThe MacTaggart Catholic Intellectual Tradition Lecture Series at St. Mary's University


LinkCatholic Women's Conference


LinkCatholic Men's Conference


LinkPastoral Institute at the University of Incarnate Word