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Parish: 233-3092 | School: 232-5290 | Faith Formation: 232-3514 | 2900 Hoover Avenue, Ames IA
Update: The date of the course has been changed due to a funeral.  It will now be held on Saturday, April 13th from 8:00-12:30pm.  Due to space, attendance will be limited to 30 people so register as soon as possible.

The course will be held in the St. Louis Room.  Please note the updated time (Saturday, April 13th from 8:00-12:30).  If you have any other questions you can email Katie Patrizio at

About the Instructor

Katie Patrizio is the Director of Faith Formation at St. Cecilia’s.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in philosophy and theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville and a Master’s degree in Biblical theology from John Paul the Great Catholic University in San Diego.  During that time Katie was able to study with some of the finest Catholic Biblical scholars in America today including Dr. John Bergsma, Dr. Michael Barber, and Dr. Scott Hahn.

In addition to her work at the parish, Katie has also served as an adjunct professor of leadership at Mercy College of Health Sciences and as an instructor for the Catechetical Institute, a program of formation for the laity founded by Jeff Cavins.  She is a frequent guest on Iowa Catholic Radio and her online talks and courses, most recently featured by, have been heard by tens of thousands of people.