God With Us Institute

Dynamic faith-filled training and development courses and events in support of ministry certifications and growth in catechetical ministry and evangelization.

Eastern Catholics' Ecumenical Vision in Dialogue with the Orthodox

“Eastern Catholics’ Ecumenical Vision in Dialogue with the Orthodox” was made up of two intense days (15-16 Nov 2023) dedicated to ecumenism and the relationship between Eastern Catholic Churches and Orthodox Churches. Over 20 lectures were given in this international conference promoted by the Institute of Ecumenical Studies of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv, in collaboration with the Pontifical Oriental Institute. Click on the banner above to view these lectures, assembled in a useful learning platform by God With Us Institute!

Bible Study Course

Join us for a free and exciting God With Us Institute bible study course (with a certificate option) on the theology of God’s dwelling with us in the temples of the Old and New Testaments! Based on the book, The House of the Lord: A Catholic Biblical Theology of God’s Temple Presence in the Old and New Testaments by Steven C. Smith and Published by Franciscan University Press.

Bible Study Schedule: The online bible study course will take place from Nov 2023-Aug 2024 via Zoom from 7-8pm EST on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays starting Nov 7.

Instructor: Dr. Steven Smith, PhD He earned his Ph.D. in New Testament and Early Christianity from Loyola University of Chicago (2008). His “Lord” trilogy—The Word of the Lord, The House of the Lord, and The Face of the Lord (2012-20)—is highly regarded and has been read by many. His website is TheGodWhoSpeaks.com.

The first session can be viewed below:

Painting of the Temple by Alex Levin 

Formation Guilds

Two formation guilds will formally launch in late January 2024. For more information about them and how to sign up, follow this link or click on an image below.