Bosco Conference

Bosco is just around the corner! Visit our events page to sign up now!

Formation Tracks

Check out to see the ministry tracks that are currently available!

Workshops Available

New workshops are continuously being added to our learning platform at! Click here to visit the website now!

Resources Available

You will find an ever increasing array of materials- audio, video, and print- on our "Resources" page.

Catechetical Review

Take a look at the latest issue of our long-running magazine, The Catechetical Review.

A Father To Us All

Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, had an impact that reverberates throughout the Church. Learn more about his legacy.

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About the Catechetical Institute

The Catechetical Institute at Franciscan University exists to train and support the key catechists in any situation—priests, deacons, parents, or laity, whether professional or volunteer. Through conferences, online workshops, videos, audio, personal mentorship, and a wealth of resources produced by Franciscan University, all involved in the work of catechesis will find new ideas, new approaches, new techniques, and a new confidence to do the work of catechesis.