Advocacy Training Workshop

The diocesan Office of Canonical and Tribunal Services will host an Advocacy Training workshop on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the diocesan Pastoral Center in Austin. This workshop will include a review of the process of petitioning for an annulment, applicable canon law, processes and procedures, petitions and grounds, resources, questions and answers. Advocates who have not attended a training in the last few years are highly encouraged to attend this workshop to learn about the changes brought about by the Motu Proprio Mitis Iudex Dominus Iesus. Lay persons who wish to become an advocate must be delegated by their pastor. To register and for more information, visit http://www.austindiocese.org/tribunal2017

 

It is a one day workshop that will include a review of the process of petitioning for an annulment, applicable canon law, processes and procedures, petitions and grounds, resources, questions and answers.  If it has been a few years since your last training, you are encouraged to come to this workshop to learn about the changes brought about by the Motu Proprio Mitis Iudex Dominus Iesus.  Meals and materials will be provided.       

                                           ***Laity desiring to become an advocate must be delegated by their pastor.***

Please register by clicking on the following link:  http://www.austindiocese.org/tribunal2017

Dates: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 9:00am
End Time: 
September 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Fee: 
No Charge
Venue: 
Diocesan Pastoral Center
6225 Highway 290 East
Austin, TX 78723
Contact Name: 
Gloria Villarreal
Contact Phone: 
512-949-2482
Contact Email: 
gloria-villarreal@austindiocese.org