Office for Catechesis

CEC Introduction to Virtues

# Sessions 07
DATE/S13.20.27 APR | 04,11,18,25 MAY 2021
TIME 7:30 pm - 10.00 pm

(Registration from 7.00 pm)

 MODE *Online 
Registration Closes 09 April 2021

*Please be read the course confirmation email carefully. It contains further important instructions regarding access to the online sessions. Thank you.

Course Description

The importance of virtues needs to be emphasized especially in remote and proximate marriage preparation first by helping the catechumens form their character before providing them with a healthy understanding of relationships, sexuality, the virtue of chastity and responsible parenthood (Amoris Laetitia #206 and Marriage and Love and Life in the Divine Plan, USCCB

Topics include

  1. Intro to the Cardinal Virtues & Prudence

  2. Justice

  3. Fortitude

  4. Temperance

  5. Intro to the Theological Virtues & Faith

  6. Hope

  7. Charity

Course Purpose

In this course, participants will be given a deeper understanding of the cardinal virtues which can be acquired by education and the theological virtues which are the foundation of Christian moral activity.


Rev. Fr  David Garcia, OP

Who should attend

  • Catechetical Coordinators & Level Coordinators for Children and/or Youth

  • All Catechists & Assistant Catechists

  • Catechetical Assistants & Facilitators

  • RCIA Coordinators, Facilitators & Sponsors.

Contribution Fee

Waived by Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore

Notwithstanding the waiver of contribution fee, participants are required to register for all courses and events to assist us in the booking of appropriate rooms, the printing of materials and arrangement of tea and snacks, etc. In the event of foreseeable no-shows, we encourage participants to inform the office in advance to help prevent wastage of resources

Please Note
  1. Attendance - Participants must achieve 80% attendance for the modules registered. Please inform us if you are unable to attend the session.
  2. Course Notes - All course notes will be available via soft copy.
  3. Punctuality - Participants are encouraged to be punctual. Being more than THIRTY (30) minutes late for any session is deemed absent.
  4. Substitution - Request for substitution has to be made in writing, e.g., via email and subject to acceptance by OFC, subjected to eligibility requirements
  5. Withdrawal - As this course tends to be fully subscribed and to allow others on the wait-list to attend the course, a no-show penalty of the course fees may be imposed.
  6. Cancellation/Postponement of Courses - OFC reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In these circumstances, OFC will refund payments made, if any.