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Join Ave Maria Press online for a series of free, professional development webinars for parish ministers! Enjoy access to free presentations by experts in every area of parish ministry from the comfort of your home or office. Log in to the live webinars to participate in our question-and-answer sessions or watch the free recordings at your convenience.

Watch the recordings of more than fifty Ave Maria Press webinars:

Rebuilding Your Message: A Webinar for Parish Leaders

Presented by Fr. Michael White and Tom Corcoran, authors of Rebuilt and Rebuilding Your Message
Date: October 6, 2015
Time: 3 p.m.–4 p.m. EDT

Communication is fundamental to our human experience. When it comes to the parish, it is a vitally important work. When you boil it down, much of the work parish leaders do in the Church all comes down to communication. We have been given the important task of communicating God’s love, mercy, and justice to a fallen and broken world. Our message matters now…Read more




Understanding and Sharing Pope Francis's Encyclical, Laudato Si

Presented by Ted Miles, Youth and Education Relationship Manager at Catholic Relief Services
Date: Oct 27, 2015
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT

Understanding and Sharing Pope Francis's Encyclical, Laudato Si In his encyclical, Laudato Si, Pope Francis invites "every person living on this planet" to an inclusive dialogue about our responsibility to care for all God’s creation.

In this webinar Ted Miles, Youth and Education Relationship Manager at Catholic Relief Services, highlights some of the core themes of the Holy Father’s recent encyclical in light of the environmental challenges faced by the world’s most vulnerable people. Explore the collection of resources offered by Catholic Relief Services and others that aid in fostering dialogue and faith-filled engagement with young people on this core issue of our time.




10 Ways to Get the Most Out of NCYC Before, After, and During the Event

Presented by:  An expert panel discussion [List of Panelists]
Date: Nov 10, 2015
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST

At the National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC), more than 20,000 teens from all over the United States will gather together in Indianapolis, Indiana, for a four day celebration that includes dynamic speakers, powerful workshops, worship music, and a number of interactive activities.

To help the parish and diocesan leaders prepare themselves and their teens for this landmark event, Ave Maria Press is partnering with the National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministers (NFCYM) and the National Association of Catholic Youth Ministry Leaders (NACYML) to gather a panel of experts to help everyone in attendance get the most out of their experience before, during, and after NCYC.



Advent Action: Open the Doors of Mercy

Presented by: Sr. Terry Rickard, Executive Director of RENEW International
Date: Dec 1, 2015
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST

In this webinar Sr. Terry Rickard, Executive Director of RENEW International, will reflect on the Year of Mercy and offer practical ways our parishes can bring mercy into people’s hearts and homes, especially during the Advent season.






The opportunity to participate in these webinars is wonderful. Thank you so much for offering them. It is great to be able to consider important issues and hear from such very good presenters without having to leave my office (which I might not be able to do)! This is a great service that Ave Maria is offering. I am most appreciative.


Susan Kay Assistant Director of Religious Education/ Director for Catechetical Leadership Archdiocese of Boston