We have a growing inventory of resources for lay ecclesial ministers as well as materials which document the changes in the U.S. Catholic Church which have fostered the growth of lay ministry. We also have inspiration ministry story videos and more. Some of these resources are for purchase, for which our members receive discounts. Some resources are member only access. To view these, visit our members site and login and view the "Members Only" tab.
Ave Maria Press Webinar Videos
Join Ave Maria Press online for a series of free, professional development workshops 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 videos at your convenience.
Emerging Models of Pastoral Leadership
National Catholic ministerial organizations worked throughout the first decade of the 21st century to collaborate in supporting excellence in pastoral ministry through the study of the emerging models of pastoral leadership in the Catholic Church, and applying these models to parish life.