Objective: In this course, students will learn about novenas, and pray the Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers. Students will also learn about the need for the Heavenly Father to empower earthly fathers with the Holy Spirit in an age that has all but forgotten, or even rejected, fatherhood. 

Students can also explore more resources on Catholic Online (catholic.org), the World's Catholic Library. There are 10 lessons in this powerful course.

This course is ideal for families, classrooms, study/prayer groups, and individuals.

Your complete course includes an introduction to novenas which explains the history and importance of this cherished prayer tradition.

Each mobile-friendly video lesson contains a complete devotion, a study guide, and a short quiz to test your understanding.

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Course curriculum

  • 01

    Introduction to the Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - STUDY GUIDE
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - VIDEO
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - QUIZ
  • 02

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 1

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 1 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 1 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 1 - QUIZ
  • 03

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 2

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 2 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 2 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 2 - QUIZ
  • 04

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 3

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 3 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 3 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 3 - QUIZ
  • 05

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 4

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 4 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 4 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 4 - QUIZ
  • 06

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 5

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 5 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 5 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 5 - QUIZ
  • 07

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 6

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 6 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 6 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 6 - QUIZ
  • 08

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 7

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 7 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 7 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 7 - QUIZ
  • 09

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 8

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 8 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 8 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 8 - QUIZ
  • 10

    Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 9

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 9 - STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 9 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Heavenly Father for our Earthly Fathers - Day 9 - QUIZ

Instructor(s)

Instructor Bio:

Deacon Keith Fournier has been ordained as a Deacon for twenty four years. He and his wife have been married for 44 years. Together they raised five children and have seven grandchildren.

Deacon Fournier holds his Bachelors Degree (BA) in Theology and Philosophy from the Franciscan University of Steubenville. He holds his Juris Doctor in Law (JD) from the University of Pittsburgh Law School. He holds His Masters Degree in Sacred Theology (MTS) from the John Paul II Institute of the Lateran University. He holds His Masters in Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Moral Theology from the Catholic University of America. He is currently working toward completion of a Doctorate in Moral Theology by completing his dissertation.

Deacon Fournier is serving the Diocese of Tyler, Texas, under Bishop Joseph Strickland. He serves at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and works with the Bishop. He is the General Legal Counsel for the Diocese of Tyler. He is also the Director of Deacon Formation for the Diocese of Tyler. Finally, He is the Dean of Catholic identity for the Bishop Gorman Catholic School in the Diocese of Tyler.

Deacon Keith Fournier is the Dean and Chaplain of Catholic Online School.

Deacon Keith Fournier

Dean of Students

Deacon Keith Fournier

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