Ministry and Spiritual Life Resources

The Office of the Diaconate provides a variety of resources to help deacons and their family grow spiritually. Please click on the tabs within this page for diaconal service opportunities and retreat information.

Diakonia: A Call to Service

1st Thursday Monthly, 8:30 – 9 a.m.

Deacons Richard Hudzik and Dave Brencic explore the importance of deacons in the Catholic Church today.  They discuss the varied services deacons perform for their Church communities and for people in need no matter what their faith background.

For previous episodes, visit the Radio/TV site.


Finding Joy at Christmas
Thursday, December 21, 2023


Campus Ministry
Thursday, October 19, 2023


World Youth Day
Thursday, September 21, 2023


A New Direction for School and Parish Leadership and Evangelization
Thursday, September 7, 2023


Companions of Christ, Part 2
Thursday, August 17, 2023


Companions of Christ, Part 1
Thursday, August 3, 2023


The Newly Formed Diaconate Women's Committee
Thursday, July 6, 2023


Creating a Rule of Life (Part II)
Thursday, June 1, 2023


Creating a Rule of Life
Thursday, May 4, 2023


Diakonia in the Airports
Thursday, April 6, 2023


Belong, Believe, Behave … Part 2
Thursday, March 2, 2023


What's New at the Joseph and Mary Retreat House?
Thursday, February 2, 2023


Catholic Charities On The Move
Thursday, January 5, 2023