Objective: In this heart-felt course, students will ask for the intercession of all those who have gone before us, marked with the sign of faith. Students will learn how we are joined with these saints, in Jesus, and we are joined with one another, in Jesus.

With the help of their intercession, we will ask the Father to raise up Saints for our own age and to give us the graces we need to continue to grow into the Image and Likeness of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, so that we can grow in holiness of life and lead all men, women and children back to the Father, through the Son, by the power of the Holy Spirit.

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.

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 Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - VIDEO
    • Introduction to the Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - QUIZ
  • 02

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 1

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 1 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 1 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 1 - QUIZ
  • 03

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 2

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 2 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 2 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 2 - QUIZ
  • 04

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 3

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 3 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 3 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 3 - QUIZ
  • 05

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 4

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 4 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 4 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 4 - QUIZ
  • 06

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 5

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 5 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 5 - QUIZ
  • 07

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 6

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 6 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 6 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 6 - QUIZ
  • 08

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 7

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 7 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 7 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 7 - QUIZ
  • 09

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 8

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 8 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 8 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 8 - QUIZ
  • 10

    Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 9

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    • Introduction
    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 9 - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - Day 9 - VIDEO
    • Novena to the Saints in Heaven for the saints on earth - 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