St. Francis is a partner in the exciting 24/7 online, web-based digital formation series, FORMED, produced by the Augustine Institute and Ignatius Press.
What is FORMED?
FORMED is designed to help adults grow in their faith at all levels – how we think, how we pray, and how we live. FORMED also includes a growing list of resources for children. Access is free to all St. Francis parishioners and their families anywhere and anytime on computers, tablets and phones.
How to Register
- Go to Formed.org
- Enter our parish code JGXN3K on the homepage
- Create a personal account with your username/email and password
- Start enjoying the best Catholic content all in one place!
In the future, log in by going directly to Formed.org and entering your username/email and password. If you have questions or need help, contact the Adult Faith Formation Office at (515) 440-1030.
Below are links to FORMED content recommended by St. Francis staff based on the Catholic liturgical year, saints and feast days. If you have not yet created an account on Formed.org, make sure you register with our parish code. If you have already created an account, click the direct links below, log in and view.
September 1 & 8
- Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E23 The Word of the Lord
- Watch – Mother Teresa
- Listen – Mother Teresa of Calcutta
- Read – Faith Basics: Understanding Catholic Teaching on the Blessed Virgin Mary
- Kid’s Choice – Mother Teresa
- Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E24 The Creed
- Watch – Sorrowful Mysteries
- Listen – 13 Reasons Why You Matter
- Read – G. K. Chesterton: Apostle of Common Sense
- Kid’s Choice – The Young People’s Book of Saints
- Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E25 The Bow in the Creed
- Watch – Lost Gospels or False Gospels?
- Listen – What We Can’t Not Know
- Read – Mystery of the Kingdom
- Kid’s Choice – Ryan Defrates Secret Agent: The Undercover Queen
- Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E26 The Altar
- Watch – Angels
- Listen – Winning the Culture War
- Read – Angels (and Demons): What Do We Really Know About Them?
- Kid’s Choice – CatChat Episode 4: Building the Kingdom