Episode 1 of the Parish Leadership Series features Fr. Theodore Dorrance.

About the Parish Leadership Series at HCHC

"Parish Leadership" is a series of 1-hour presentations on various aspects of parish leadership. Each 1-hour talk is offered with natural 15-minute sections to permit parish councils and ministry leaders to watch all or part of each video as time allows.

Leadership Moments with Fr Theodore Dorrance:

Each presentation is edited to provide a number of short, informative, inspirational "LEADERSHIP MOMENTS" to be shared among parish leadership to open meetings and to share on social media:

  1. "Living and Leading According to What We Believe" (4:31)
  2. "Challenges to Parish Health" (1:48)
  3. "Uncharted Territory: Adapt or Decline?" (2:43)
  4. "What Needs to Change?" (1:25)
  5. "Leadership is Not Management" (2:25)
  6. "Defining Leadership" (6:05)
  7. "Jesus is the Model Leader" (2:50)
  8. "Every Parish is a Family System" (8:03)
  9. "The Leader" (6:25)
  10. "Transformational Leadership" (1:55)
  11. "Courage to Try" (2:15)


This series is provided by the Department of Outreach and Evangelism.

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