Adult Formation

A variety of faith formation opportunities are available at Prince of Peace for adults to grow in knowledge of the Catholic faith and nurture their relationship with Jesus Christ.


In Full Communion

This new program is for baptized Christians who are interested in joining the Catholic Church, have been involved in other Christian denominations, and who are not able to attend our Wednesday evening RCIA program. Candidates for this program would typically be non-Catholic Christians who are already attending Mass at Prince of Peace.  The next class will be online beginning in May.  For more information, contact Megan Everett.   

9:45 am - 10:45 am - Adult faith study led by Mike Brown, director of adult education in St. Monica room. - on COVID-19 hiatus

9:45 am  - 10:45 am - "Scripture in Action" - on COVID-19 hiatus

This scripture study group meets weekly on Sunday mornings between the mornings Masses to discuss the readings for that Sunday and how those readings are relative in our life “today.”  Commentaries from scripture scholars are used to help understand and apply the readings to our life’s experiences. Strengthen your understanding of the Old and New Testaments by sharing your thoughts and questions about the readings we hear during the Liturgy of the Word. Classes are every Sunday of the year, except holiday weekendsFacilitators: Elsbeth Germanson (MTS) and Tom Germanson (MA Theology), 205-565-3456.

6 pm - 7 pm - Women's Bible study  - on COVID-19 hiatus

Please contact Allison Roney with any questions. 

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm - Men's Bible study  - on COVID-19 hiatus

Calling All Men to journey together in fellowship and study on the first and third Sunday nights of each month from 6:15pm to 7:30pm in the St. John room (in the new building).  Our catalyst for discussion will be the Sunday Gospel Reading for the next Sunday.  No heavy studying, just come, listen and share.  For more information contact Rees Oliver or Deacon Rick at 205-422-8734.


9:30 am - 11 am - Women of Worship meet in the St. Jude room for a book study and prayer during the school year. - on COVID-19 hiatus

Please contact Jill Kent at 205-426-1710 for more information.

9:30 am - 10:30 amAdult faith study with Mike Brown, director of adult education, in the St. Monica room. - on COVID-19 hiatus

6:30  pm - 7:30 pm - Young adult Bible study led by Phillip Azbik. - on COVID-19 hiatus

6:30 pm - 8 pm - Tuesday Night Faith Studies with Deacon Ric - on COVID-19 hiatus



Wednesday Night RCIA Program             

Prince of Peace offers a flexible, no-pressure RCIA program that begins with an orientation session in the fall.  Classes meet on Wednesdays. Dinner is available, starting at 5:30pm, in Deasy Hall.  Childcare is available. 

RCIA participants are able to experience Catholic practice by attending liturgical services and participating in parish ministries while learning about the faith.  They also will have opportunities to receive the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist).

RCIA sessions include interesting and informative presentations about basic Catholic beliefs and practices as well as discussions among participants and facilitators.  Classes conclude by 8pm. 

For more information, contact Megan Everett.

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - MOMs Group Book Study - on COVID-19 hiatus.

 Questions to ministry leaders Amy Deer or Jamie Smith.


9:30 am - 10:30 am - Online study of the Gospel of Mark with Fr. Joy began May 1, 2020.   View on Facebook and our website.

9:30 am - Noon - MOMs ministry - on COVID-19 hiatus

Meets in the St. Jude room for book study, prayer, service and social activities during the school year.  Complimentary childcare is provided for ages 6 months to 2 years in the Adventure Ark church nursery.  Meetings resume in September.


8:30 am - Online Rosary with Deacon Rick DiGiorgio.  View on Facebook and our website every Saturday during May.