The Office of Continuing Education for Clergy assists the bishop and clergy of the Diocese of Bismarck by addressing their need for continued spiritual, intellectual and pastoral growth after ordination. The director of continuing education for clergy is responsible for planning two annual Clergy Conferences based on identified topics of interest regarding pastoral ministry and/or the life of ordained members of the clergy. The director also coordinates an annual retreat for priests.
Msgr. Patrick Schumacher, S.T.L.
Director, Continuing Education for Clergy
Pastor, Church of St. Wenceslaus
525 3rd St. E.
Dickinson, ND 58601-4504