Excellence in Catechesis (EIC)

EIC provides opportunities for catechist formation, practical training, application, networking and fellowship for catechists and catechetical leaders throughout the Diocese of Sioux City.

Gathering of Disciples: A Retreat for Catechists and Parish Catechetical Leaders

Registration coming soon

For questions please contact:

maureent@scdiocese.org or (712)233-7530

2019 Excellence in Catechesis dates and locations:

  • September 23: Excellence in Catechesis (NW) – St Anthony Catholic Church, Hospers
  • September 30: Excellence in Catechesis (NE) – Shrine of the Grotto of the Redemption, West Bend
  • October 7: Excellence in Catechesis (SE) – St Joseph Catholic Church, Jefferson
  • October 14: Excellence in Catechesis (SW) – Trinity Heights, Sioux City

 Check out these presentations from the most recent Excellence in Catechesis sessions!

Kelly Kohout – Differentiated Instruction: Meeting Students Where They

Amy Bloch  – Mental Health 1st Aid for Catechetical Leaders

Brandon Harvey – Liturgy & Catechesis

David La Mar How to Read the Catechism

Fred Shellabarger – Lesson Planning with the Heart and Mind of the Church

Fred Shellabarger
Director of Evangelization & Discipleship

Diocese of Sioux City
1821 Jackson St., Sioux City, IA 51105

Twitter: @FWShellabarger
Facebook: /FWShellabarger