Adult Faith Formation

seven deadly sins/seven lively virtues

Wednesdays @ 10Am (August 23rd - October 11th)

Join Bishop Robert Barron for this engaging presentation concerning the seven deadly sins, those great spiritual blocks that inhibit our flourishing in relationship with God and one another. Based on Dante’s writings, the seven deadly sins correspond to the seven levels of Dante’s Mt. Purgatory.  Pride, envy, anger, sloth, gluttony, avarice, and lust are all presented as patterns of dysfunction within us that lead to unhappiness.

However, Bishop Barron shows us how to counteract these seven sinful patterns through a conscious process of opposition, which are the “seven lively virtues." The seven lively virtues offer antidotes to each sin and help set us on the right path to healing and happiness.

** Registration is $15 to cover the cost of the course workbook **

If interested, call Paul Chutikorn at (541) 884-4566 or via email: or simply fill out the online form below. 

come & See

Wednesdays @ 6pm (August 23rd - September 27th)

One-Time Event

This event is not a program, nor is it a teaching or preaching exercise. It is a beautiful 90-minute presentation with the intent of providing an experience. The presentation includes; an inviting video message from Bishop Cary and an extended excerpt from Fr. Barron’s “Catholicism” DVD series. It will conclude with a friendly invitation to participate in a 6-week follow-up series where individuals are afforded the opportunity to learn more about the Church, have an opportunity to ask questions and receive authentic answers. Go and invite your neighbors, friends, relatives, and coworkers to “Come & See” on August 18th @ 5:30PM!

Follow-up Series

We would like to invite you to a special 6-week program which will explore the richness and depth of our Catholic faith! This program will provide you with an opportunity to not only learn more about Catholicism, but also to have time for asking heartfelt questions and receiving sincere answers. This class is intended for anyone who is either an inquiring non-Catholic, a Catholic who has not been regularly attending Mass, or anyone wishing to re-engage with the faith altogether. All are welcome! This class is held every Wednesday @ 6pm from August 23rd - September 27th.  

For more information or to register for the study, call Paul Chutikorn at (541) 884-4566 or via email: Paul@sacredheartkf.orgor simply fill out the online form below.

read between the wines

mondays @ 6pm (August 7th - september 11th)

Join your sisters at Sacred Heart and become a WINE member (it’s free). We will begin our first “Read Between the Wines” book club Monday, August 7, 2017 at 6:00- 7:30PM. The title of the book we will be discussing is: Created to Relate: God’s Design for Peace and Joy This is a six-week study, we will meet for six consecutive Mondays. Attendance for all six weeks is not mandatory.

6:00PM – 6:30PM Social Time

6:30-7:30 PM Book Discussion

Sacred Heart Religious Education Center

Order your book and journal today. Books and corresponding journals can be ordered through the WINE Website. Be sure to allow 7-10 days for delivery. 

Please call or email the parish office if you are attending. You are also free to register below if you prefer. 

men of st. joseph

saturdays @ 9AM (Parish Hall)

The Men of St. Joseph is an association of Christian men, united under the Catholic Church, who meet weekly to pray together and encourage each other to be the spiritual leaders of their families. The purpose of the Men of St. Joseph is to instill holiness in men and facilitate spiritual leadership in family and community life.

The Men of St. Joseph meet on Saturdays at 9:00AM in the Parish Hall. Come and join us for 90 minutes of prayer, coffee, fellowship and a discussion of the upcoming Sunday scripture readings.

Weekly Study of the Summa

Fridays @ 6pm  (August 25th - Ongoing)

This study group will delve right into Aquinas' famous 3,500 page Summa Theologiae (Summary of Theology). For those unfamiliar with it, the Summa is a perhaps the most systematic and thorough layout of Catholic doctrine that the world has ever seen. It is also one of the most influential works ever written which has aided the Church in explaining and even forming key doctrines. Here is a quote from St. John Paul II about Aquinas in his encyclical Fides et Ratio:

 “Saint Thomas is an authentic model for all who seek the truth. In his thinking, the demands of reason and the power of faith found the most elevated synthesis ever attained by human thought, for he could defend the radical newness introduced by Revelation without ever demeaning the venture proper to reason.”

In this weekly study, we will eventually cover nearly every aspect of theology you could imagine. Perhaps most famous in the Summa is Aquinas' "Five Ways" or proofs for God's existence. We will go over these in detail as well! So if you are particularly interested in studying a deeper level of Catholic theology, please join us! 

For more information or to register for the study, call Paul Chutikorn at (541) 884-4566 or via email: or simply fill out the online form below.

INtroduction to Biblical Greek

Thursdays @ 6pm (August 24th - october 12th)

Do you want to know how to read this scripture passage aloud in the original language of the New Testament? In just 8 weeks, you will! Absolutely no prior experience with the Greek language is necessary. 

By the end of the 8 weeks, Participants will: 

  • Know how to pronounce the entire Greek Alphabet
  • Understand how to sound out any Greek word in the New Testament.
  • Comprehend Greek punctuation
  • Have a solid understanding of noun structure in Biblical Greek. 
  • Learn 72 Greek vocabulary words that make up 51% of the total word count in the New Testament. 

You don't want to miss out on this opportunity. How many people can say they know how to read biblical Greek?! You can be one of those people. If interested, call Paul Chutikorn at (541) 884-4566 or via email: or simply fill out the online form below.

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