Religious Formation Conference

The Religious Formation Conference (RFC) is a national Roman Catholic organization serving religious institutes of women and men with programs and services for those in the ministry of initial and lifelong formation, and general congregational membership.

Facebook Twitter

Fall Program Updates

Webinar: Seeking Emmanuel in a World Immersed in Chaos


Seeking Emmanuel


Join us on Wednesday, December 5th at 1:00pm CT for an Advent webinar with Sister Barbara Jean Franklin, ASC. The presentation will focus on finding Emmanuel - God with us - amidst the profound darkness and chaos in the world today.  

Click here to register 

New ForMission Cohort Now Forming


New ForMission Cohort

The next ForMission class will begin  May 30-June 7, 2019 at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Application materials and updated information for 2019 are now available. Application deadline to begin ForMission May/June 2019 is March 29. 

 Click here for more information 

Life Commitment Program Sets 2019 Gathering Dates


LCP 2019


July 9-17 | Marillac Spirituality Center | Leavenworth, KS


The Life Commitment Program is an 8-day program that provides an opportunity for Catholic religious women and men to contemplate and reflect on their call to embrace a life-time commitment to consecrated life. Those discerning or anticipating profession of final vows gather in the company of their peers with presenters, seasoned in religious life and skilled in adult learning processes, to engage the compelling questions, experiences, and insights that speak to the reality of living vowed religious life in the 21st century.


Click here to inquire 

Life-Giving Community Workshop Recording Available Online


Members and non-members are now able to purchase and access a video recording and presentation files from the  Life-Giving Community: Cultivating Communication, Connection and Compassion Workshop on October 27 by Kathy Galleher, PhD. Video topics include:

  • Rich community life and how to cultivate it
  • Group development
  • Going deeper, vulnerability and compassion
  • Healthy confrontation and conflict
  • Reflection and sharing on day 

 Click here to purchase (discounted pricing for members)


5401 S. Cornell Ave. Suite 304
Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: 773.675.8362
Facebook Twitter

Membership Opportunities

Religious Community Membership
Associate Membership
Individual Membership

Click here