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Apply to the New Frontiers in Preaching Program

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Your application must be completed once you start. You will need the following items to complete your application:

  1. Personal statement (300 - 450 words)
  2. Letter of Recommendation #1 (Archbishop, Bishop, Pastor or MinistryTeam Leader)
  3. Letter of Recommendation #2 (Colleague, Friend, Family Member)
  4. Preaching Video (4 - 7 minute video) on the readings from the First Sunday of Advent, Dec. 3, 2023

 

Mastery in Preaching Certificate Program
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First Name
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Last Name
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Ethnicity
Race
Gender
Marital Status
Educationrequired
If you are an undergraduate or have completed a graduate degree what was your field of study?
Participated in Diocesan Diaconate Formation Program?required
 

 

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Your personal statement will include how you see the preaching certificate enriching your ministry.

 

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Please use the following readings for your preaching or reflection presentation video, First Sunday of Advent, Dec. 3, 2023 in English or Spanish.

English: https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/120323.cfm

Spanish: https://bible.usccb.org/es/bible/lecturas/120323.cfm

Your video can be taped on your mobile device and then uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo. Please keep your video to 4 – 7 minutes. You need support in uploading the video, contact preachingacademy@ai.edu

If you do not use YouTube or Venmo please send your video to PreachingAcademy@ai.edu through WeTransfer. https://wetransfer.com/ - I just want to send a file.

Program Cost is $3000.00. Will you require financial support?requiredThere are no refunds.
There are no refunds.

We will send you a financial support request form.

We will send you payment information after you have been accepted.