Check back in the summer for Fall 2018 Bible Study Info! In the meantime, here’s what we had for Spring 2018…


Bible Studies at Blessed Sacrament

Monday Faith

Jesus: The Person, His Mission, & Our Response

9:30am OR 6:30pm on the following days in the church classroom (no fee):

  • October 23, 2017: The Nativity Stories
  • November 20, 2017: Jesus’ Baptism & Temptation
  • January 22, 2018: Jesus’ Mission: Proclaiming the Kingdom of God
  • February 26, 2018: Jesus’ Work: The Kingdom in Parables & Miracles (morning session only)
  • March 26, 2018: Good News: Jesus’ Death & Resurrection
  • April 16, 2018: The Church: You & I Continuing Christ’s Mission in the World Today

Shaped by the Word: A Habit for Missionary Disciples

Shaped by the Word is a 6- week Lenten process of learning to let God’s word inform and shape your daily understanding and activity.  The emphasis in this Lenten series will be experiential and habit-forming.  The goal is to encourage participants to develop the practice of praying with the Scriptures in an intentional and transformative manner.  Sessions are Friday mornings from 9:00-11:00am, February 16 through March 23 in the Church Classroom.

Week 1: Lectio: Reading the Word

Week 2: Meditatio: Listening to the Word

Week 3: Oratio: Making a prayer the Word

Week 4: Contemplatio: Interacting with the Word

Week 5: Ruminatio: Being Shaped by the Word

Week 6: Missionary Discipleship: Living the Word

Mary: A Biblical Walk with the Blessed Mother



Formation Groups

That Man is You

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults


Are you:

  • A person who has never been Baptized?
  • Interested in exploring the Catholic Faith?
  • Already Baptized in another Christian Church, and considering becoming Catholic?


The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is the process through which adults who seek to become members of the Catholic Church are able to do so.  If you are interested, please contact Larry Fraher, Director of Faith Formation & Education, 480-998-1665 x216

Wednesdays from 7:00 – 8:30 pm.



Faith Formation in our Diocese


Learn more about this “short course in Christianity”!

Kino Institute

Learn more about this two-year process of adult faith formation

Catholic Higher Education in the Phoenix Area

Benedictine University, Mesa

University of Mary, ASU Tempe campus