“ I want a laity ...who know their religion...
who know just where they stand...
who know their creed so well that they
can give an account of it. I want an
intelligent, well-instructed laity. ”
...Blessed John Henry Newman
“ These have been the most
informative and enjoyable lectures
I have experienced in a long life
of attending lectures. ”
... BDiv Student
“ Your formation will lead you
to share your faith and bring
others to experience the
great mysteries you have tried
to penetrate in your study, ”
“ Maryvale has pioneered distance
learning at pre-graduate and
post-graduate level for many who
would not otherwise be able to afford
or maintain a course of study. ”
“ Be encouraged to cast out further
into the theological deep, so you will also
realise the openness and infinite nature
of your call to study and be formed
by the very Person you seek to study ”
Starting Autumn 2019:
Maryvale Certificate in Catechesis
Catholic Certificate in Religious Studies
Certificate in Catholic Healthcare Chaplaincy
Certificate in Parish Mission & Ministry
Flexible starting dates
Certificate in the Teachings of Pope Francis
Independent Study Modules
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