Studies and Seminars
Saint Andrew strives to provide adult faith formation opportunities to parishioners here and in surrounding Catholic communities. To that end, our parish is proud to be hosting the Class of St. Padre Pio - Elk River as they complete the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute. One hundred and forty-four adults are a part of this program, with roughly a third coming from our parish!
We also have a parish-wide subscription to FORMED, a tremendous collection of Catholic movies, videos, studies, audio presentations, ebooks and more, available to you free of charge on any web-enabled device:
- Go to saint-andrew.formed.org.
- Enter your email and a password to get started.
If you are interested in any of our ongoing ministry or prayer opportunities, please visit Get Involved. Additional adult formation opportunities are listed below as they are available.
Saint Andrew Catholic Church
School of Discipleship with Jeff Cavins and guest teacher Fr. Mike Schmitz
The Archbishop Flynn Catechetical Institute invites you to experience the School of Discipleship: Learn to follow the Lord 24/7 and let Jesus' mission transform your life!
- Eight classes: October 1 - November 19, 2019 (generally Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30 PM) at Saint Andrew Catholic Church in Elk River
- Open to all adult Catholics who desire to be disciples and help others become disciples
- Cost: $125 before August 31/$150 after August 31
Register now and learn what it means to be a modern-day disciple, the daily disciplines of a disciple, how to share your faith with confidence and how to take prayer to the next level. We hope to see you there!
Unlocking the Treasure: Discipleship on the Road to Emmaus with Scott Hahn and guest presenter Jeff Cavins
Don’t miss Scott Hahn and guest presenter Jeff Cavins for a special conference at Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School in Elk River on November 2. Study Scripture with one of the Church's most renowned biblical scholars today. The cost is just $35 before August 31; $40 after August 31. Discover how we can encounter Christ on the road to Emmaus—register now!
- 7:30 AM — Mass
- 9:00 AM — Talk by Jeff Cavins
- 10:00 AM — Break, books available for sale
- 10:30 AM — Talk by Scott Hahn
- 11:30 AM — Lunch
- 1:00 PM — Talk by Scott Hahn
- 2:00 PM — Break, books available for sale
- 2:30 PM — Talk by Scott Hahn
- 3:30 PM — Closing announcement, books available for sale
Join us at Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School in Elk River—we hope to see you there!