The Timeline

January 2021

Establishment of the RPRF Commission

Lent 2021

Prayer and preparation: 40 Days of Adoration, Reconciliation Monday (March 29), Discipleship Maker Index (Feb 17-March 22), and RPRF prayer begins to be prayed before every Mass in the diocese throughout the two-year duration of the initiative.

Summer 2021

Data from the Disciple Maker Index survey will be tabulated and results made available to parishes. Based on this feedback, preparations will be made to begin local planning area and parish-level consultation sessions in the Fall.

Fall 2021

Local planning areas and parish consultation sessions will be held to review findings, receive feedback, and continue the planning process into the next phase in 2022.

Winter 2022 

Clergy information session was held at the end of January to update priests on progress thus far, updates to models based on Fall Consultation Session feedback, and to prepare for additional reviews of draft models. 

Lent 2022 

Prayer and preparation were offered similar to Lent 2021. This includes 40 Days of Adoration and Reconciliation Monday of Holy Week. 

Spring 2022 

Information sessions were held for Key Parish Leaders throughout the diocese to ensure they were up-to-date with the latest information and developments to relay to their fellow parishioners.  

April 2022 

Summaries of the draft models will be available for public comment and review on the RPRF website. This comment window will be open through June 2022.  

Summer 2022 

Information sessions will be held throughout the Diocese to keep people updated on RPRF progress and to allow for continued feedback from the Faithful of the Diocese of Columbus.