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

Together Program

The RFC is seeking a part-time Program Coordinator of the Together program, a collaborative between the RFC and Catholic Theological Union, who will be responsible for coordinating the formation component and the logistics of this program.

Board Executive Committee

The RFC held a National Board Meeting May 6-8, 2018 at Catholic Theological Union. Click for update. 

In Our Own Words Book Tour

Editors and authors of In Our Words will host gatherings around the country to discuss their recently published book. 

May Program Updates

Click for May program updates from the Religious Formation Conference. 

"Share InFormation with the members of your congregation & checkout what is happening in other regions!"

United States Catholic Mission Association

Catholic Mission Society seeking women & men to serve as USCMA representatives to parishes & dioceses around the country for the Mission Cooperative Program.

Joy & Hope

Ellen Dauwer, SC, Executive Director, gives workshop titled, "Seamless Transitions from Initial Formation to Lifelong Formation."

Sister Elyse Marie Ramirez

Sr. Elyse Marie Ramirez, a member of the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois and RFC Board Member, reflects on this season of growing in the State Journal-Register.

In Our Own Words

Carol Regan, SUSC reviews the recently published book In Our Own Words: Religious Life in a Changing World.

However Long the Night

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) has released a new book, However Long the Night: Making Meaning in a Time of Crisis, that chronicles what the organization learned as it went through a six-year doctrinal investigation.


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