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.

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RFC News Blog


We've got a handful of upcoming online Together information sessions. Join us!

A reflection on Consecrated Life by newer members in light of the Gospel call presented in Fratelli Tutti. There will be time for prayer, listening, and small group conversation.

For this initiative in the area of initial formation, RFC seeking two experienced religious formators who are able to work collaboratively and flexibly.

The live broadcast of our webinars is free and open to everyone. We’d like to continue to keep these complimentary in 2021. Will you help us do that by pitching in today? 

Advent calls us to hope in the promise that God is calling us to greater things and will be with us as we live them.


Resources from Nov. 19th's dialogue on racism for formators. 


To all our member communities, partners and collaborators, and those who have gifted the RFC with financial support, resources, time and wisdom: thank you!

Resources made available from the RFC on Fr. Dan Horan's presentations on fear and hope.

The RFC is excited to announce our theme and keynote speakers for the 2021 Congress! Click to learn more. 

ForMission Participants

We've extended the deadline to apply to this year's new ForMission cohort until Tuesday, February 2, 2021. Click for details.


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Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: 773.675.8362
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