Adult Faith Formation

Spiritual Growth Opportunities

Come to the Waters.. Retreat- August 19-20  

This Catholic overnight retreat is for married women who have been wounded by their husband's struggle with pornography. It will address the intellectual, rational and spiritual aspects of loving someone who struggles with this addiction. It will be a time of hope, healing and fellowship! It will be held at Archdiocese Retreat and Conference Center, St. Joseph Hall, 3300 North 60th St., Omaha, NE from 9:00 am Saturday, August 19, 2017 through 12:00 pm Saturday, August 20,2017. The cost is $45. The retreat is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Omaha's PATH Task force.

To register go to  If you have questions please contact Mary Beth Hanus at 402-827-3798 or [email protected].

Coping with Life Alone- August 22- September 26

Sessions help individuals work through the trauma of losing a spouse, whether it is by divorce, separation or death. Groups meet once a week with a trained group of men and women who are themselves either divorced, separated or widowed. Register now for the next session. Tuesday August 22nd- September 26th from 7pm-9pm at St. Patrick's Church- Elkhorn. Contact Denise Carlson to register: 402-551-9003 ext. 1304 or [email protected]

Mercy & Mary Retreat- September 15-16

Join the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy for an inspiring retreat featuring best-selling author and acclaimed speaker Fr. Michael Gaitley, Mic. to purchase tickets for the event, please visit

 Come and See!

 Did you know that more than 27 million people in 169 countries have experienced ALPHA? ALPHA gatherings create an environment and opportunity to explore the meaning of life and to discover the personal relationship Jesus desires to have with you. ALPHA is for everyone. No charge, no pressure, no follow up.

Fall 2017 ALPHA at St. Pat's begins Tues., Sept 5

Visit the parish website and click on the 'learn' for more information and to register! Registration forms are also available in the narthex. Questions: email [email protected]


Seeking Truth, an in-depth Catholic Bible Study in Omaha, is currently accepting registrations for the 2017-2018 year. Sharon Doran will be leading the study of Isaiah the Prophet. Isaiah is often read in liturgical settings but when you understand the historical context, the mass readings take on even deeper meanings. Live classes are Thursday afternoons at Christ the King Parish Center and Thursday evenings at Creighton Prep High School. register now at Classes begin Sept.


From bible studies and potlucks to volunteer opportunities and intergenerational education nights, St. John's offers a wide array of Adult Faith Formation programming to help parishioners continue to grow in the Catholic faith.

Check out the calendar for upcoming programs, and if you have questions feel free to contact Faith Formation Director Molly Zach,
at Email Molly Zach