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Restored Order

Celebrating the sacraments of Christian initiation in the order originally intended, that is, Baptism followed by Confirmation and then Eucharist, clarifies the intimate connection between Baptism and Confirmation and makes it easier to see the Eucharist as the summit of Christian initiation.

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Pope Benedict XVI First Communion Resource

Publisher Resources (Revised 8/30/19)

Parents and Sacramental Formation

Resource for Parents: 4 Creative Ways to Pray Daily


In today's fast-paced world, it can be difficult to find time for watching videos or reading articles. Fortunately, various Secretariats within the Diocese of Manchester are beginning to incorporate more audio-based resources into our ministries, including the above reflections from the Secretariat for Catholic Formation. Be sure to check back often for new episodes, or subscribe via Apple Podcasts or RSS Feed below to receive up-to-date notifications as new content is published.

Listen to the latest episode above, or select from the list below:

Bishop Libasci - The Ten Commandments (2018)
Bishop Libasci - Recent Confirmations (2018)
Bishop Libasci - Restore • Renew • Proclaim (2018)
Bishop Libasci - Adult Children of Elderly Parents (2017)
Bishop Libasci - Lifelong Faith Formation (2017 - Pt. II)
Bishop Libasci - Lifelong Faith Formation (2017 - Pt. I)
Restore • Renew • Proclaim: We Need Hope

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LLFF webinars


Life is busy and travel isn’t always easy. That’s why the Secretariat for Catholic Formation is bringing its services to you! You'll have access to our webinars from work or home using a computer, laptop, or another mobile device with web access. Stay tuned to see what exciting and informative webinars we’ll be offering in the coming months.

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2017/2018 Year of Prayer and Preparation

Webinar: Restored Order Question and Answer Webinar with Bishop Libasci (12/7/17)

LLFF videosVideos

Posting videos here will be ongoing. They will relate to Lifelong Faith Formation as well as the restored order of the sacraments of initiation.

Foundational Videos on Restore • Renew • Proclaim

Video & PowerPoint Presentation: Joy of the Gospel with Fr. Frank DeSiano (4/26/18)

Ministering to Absent Catholics with Fr. Frank DeSiano (4/27/17)

Video: The Role of Families in Christian Initiation (11/21/17)

Video: October 19 Study Day with Bishop Libasci (10/30/17)

Video & PowerPoint Presentation: Implementing the Change in the Celebration of the Initiation Sacraments with Msgr. Marc Caron (9/21/17)

Restored Order

Diocese of Honolulu
Trailer: Sacraments of Initiation in their Original Order - One 'Ohana

Archdiocese of Denver
Saints Among Us - The World Needs Saints
Restored Order Media

Sacrament Formation

Sacramental Formation Workshops Part I, II & III