The Roman Catholic Diocese Of Lubbock
Most Reverend Robert M. Coerver, S.T.L., M.S.
Bishop Of Lubbock

6. January, 2018Default Comments Off on Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese

Stress Management Class  Tuesday, January 15, 2018, Family Guidance & Outreach Center, #5 Briercroft Office Park, Lubbock. Presenter is Billie Russell, LISD. Call to register – 806-747-5577. For adults 18 years and older. No childcare.

Catholic Engaged Encounter Weekend – Friday, January 26 through Sunday, January 28th, 2018 This three- day, overnight retreat begins on Friday at 7:45p.m. and ends Sunday at 2 pm at the Mercy Retreat Center, 605 19th, Slaton. Cost is $245 per couple if registered by Jan. 12; $305 per couple for registrations made after January 12th. Registration form and details available at or in person by stopping by the diocese between   8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (Additional dates: April 20 –22, June 1-3, and October 5—7)

Christ the King Catholic School ADOPT-A-STUDENT – If you are interested in supporting the Adopt-a-Student Program, please visit the “School Donations” page of the school website,, and click on the “Donate” button at the bottom of the page.  If you would like to receive more information or ask questions, please contact the School Development Office at (806)795-8283 or via email at

Rediscover Catholicism—a Spiritual Guide to Living with Passion and Purpose. This six-part series will meet on the third Wednesday of the month through January 17, 2018. Meet time is 6–7 pm in Kasteel Hall, Christ the King Cathedral. The book is provided free along with a study guide. Each month will include a guest speaker and breakout sessions.

Virtus Safe Environment Online Training is now available on the Diocese of Lubbock website. To register go to and click on the link on the bottom of the page. If you have questions please call Belinda Aguirre at 806-792-3943, Ext. 211.

NOTRE DAME STEP COURSES starting January 8 – STEP (Satellite Theological Education Program) is a continuing education opportunity. These are online courses for only $99 each. Certificates of Catholic Theology are also offered in 5 different areas: Catechesis, Doctrine, History, Liturgy, and Scripture.  You have up to 3 years to complete the 7 courses required for each certificate. The courses are 6 weeks in duration; written assignments and facilitator moderated chat sessions with other students in the course are required. Almost all course materials are available online. To see full catalogue:

Holy Hour for Vocations: Christ the King Cathedral, every second Thursday at 7 PM.

Catholic Moms of Lubbock—contact  607-226-6398

Upper Room Young Adult Faith Group—First and Third Mondays at 8 PM, Saint Elizabeth Pallotti Building.  Contact Shelby Williams @

AA Group Family Activity Center Room 3 @noon, Fridays.  Christ the King, Family Activity Center Room 3,   4011 54th Street, Lubbock. Contact Elaine 806-928-9673 for more information.

Counseling Affordable marriage and family counseling offered by Marriage & Family Life Office, in collaboration with TTU Marriage & Family Clinic. For appointment, call Dr. Nicole Springer at 806-742-3074