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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Resources

Use the links below to navigate to the section of resources of interest:


Sacraments

Formation

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Outreach and Pastoral Care

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Forms, Permissions, Procedures

downloadParental/Guardian Permission, Release, and Liability Waiver


downloadPermiso, Libero y Exoneración de Responsabilidad por Parte de los Padres y/o Guardianes


downloadYouth Ministry Policies and Procedures


downloadRecommended Technology Guidelines for Pastoral Work with Young People (Coming soon)


downloadMandates for All Parish Catechetical and Youth Ministry Leaders


downloadVolunteer Driver Information Form

Resources and Materials for Youth Ministry


LinkRenewing the Vision (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops


LinkNational Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry


LinkLifeTeen


LinkYouth Specialties Blog


LinkOnline Catechism of the Catholic Church


LinkOnline Searchable Bible


LinkMusic and Song from Oregon Catholic Press


LinkCatholic Online


LinkCatholic Relief Services


LinkACTS Missions


LinkSan Antonio Catholic Center For Charismatic Renewal


LinkCenter for Ministry Development


LinkSaint Mary's Press


LinkRetreat Venues


Formation

Informational Tri-Folds

downloadCatechist Formation Programs Brochure


downloadTCCED Certification through Catholic Distance University


downloadTeachers in Catholic Schools Who Do Not Teach Religion


downloadOnline Level 1 Certification Brochure


RegisterOnline Level 2 Certification Brochure


DownloadOnline Level 3 Certification Brochure

Catechist Certification Packets

downloadLevel 1 Basic Certification Packet


DownloadLevel 2 Intermediate Certification Packet


DownloadLevel 3 Advanced Certification Packet


DownloadLevel 4 Professional Certification Packet


DownloadCatholic School Teachers who Teach Religion (TCCED) Certification Packet


DownloadCatholic School Teachers who Do Not Teach Religion Certification Packet


DownloadDeacon Certification Packet


DownloadDeacon and Wife Certification Packet


DownloadCatechist Renewal Certification Packet (All Levels)

Funding for Education & Formation

downloadVacation Bible School Financial Assistance


downloadTextbooks for Parish Religious Education Program


downloadLay Ministry Formation Fund Guidelines


downloadApplication for Lay Ministry Formation Fund


Sacraments

Confirmation

downloadSuggested Curriculum for Adult Confirmation


downloadAdult Confirmation Registration Form


downloadForma de Inscripcion para Confirmacion de Adultos


download2019 Adult Confirmation Class Schedule


download2019 Adult Confirmation Mass Schedule


downloadAdult Confirmation Fact Sheet (for parish personnel which prepare Adult Confirmandi as well as welcome Adult Confirmandi to the Adult Confirmation Liturgy)


Outreach and Pastoral Care

Life, Justice, and Peace

LinkWe Are Salt and Light (USCCB)


LinkCatholic Charities USA’s Parish Social Ministry Toolkit


LinkCatholic Charities San Antonio


LinkCatholic Relief Services


Link7 Themes of Catholic Social Teaching Video Series (CRS and the USCCB)


LinkTexas Catholic Conference of Bishops


LinkCathlic Social Teaching (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkCompendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church (Vatican)


LinkSeven themes of Catholic Social Teaching (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkFoundational Documents (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkForming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkCatholic Campaign for Human Development (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkTwo Feet of Love in Action (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkHear Us, O God (Prayer from the USCCB)


LinkHelp Us Build Communities in God's Vision of Justice (Prayer from the USCCB)


LinkIntercessory Prayers: The Marginalized (Prayer from the USCCB)


LinkPrayer for Those in Poverty (Prayer from the USCCB)


LinkPrayer to Overcome Indifference (Prayer from the USCCB)

Evangelization

LinkUSCCB Evangelization


LinkLiving as Missionary Disciples (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)


LinkGo and Make Disciples: A National Plan and Strategy for Catholic Evangelization in the United States


LinkPurchase Go and Make Disciples: A National Plan and Strategy for Catholic Evangelization in the United States

V Encuentro

LinkNational Event Resources


LinkYouth and Young Adults in the V Encuentro


LinkAdolescentes y Jóvenes Adultos en el V Encuentro


LinkResources for Hispanic Ministry


LinkRecursos para la Pastoral Hispana


LinkNews regarding the V Encuentro

Family Life

Criminal Justice Ministry

LinkKolbe Prison Ministries San Antonio


downloadNew Life Ministry Brochure from Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church


downloadBexar County Reentry Service Center


downloadBexar County Reentry Services Center Weekly Events Schedule

Deaf Ministry

LinkNational Catholic Office for the Deaf (NCOD)


LinkFather MD's Kitchen Table


LinkUnited States Conference of Catholic Bishops


LinkDepartment of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)


LinkSan Antonio College American Sign Language Academic Program


LinkInternational Catholic Deaf Association