FORMED can easily be described as a “Catholic version of Netflix” —audio talks, movies, eBooks, and video-based studies—which can be streamed to your TV or mobile device. FORMED, a revolutionary online platform, provides 24/7 access to the truth, beauty, and meaning of the Catholic faith anytime, anywhere for people of all ages. Use it on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
FORMED offers informative and inspiring teaching from renowned speakers such as Dr. Scott Hahn, Dr. Edward Sri, Dr. Tim Gray, Father Michael Gaitley, Teresa Tomeo, and many more from trusted providers like the Augustine Institute, Ignatius Press, Catholic Answers, Sophia Institute Press, and St. Paul Center. They can be used for small group study, enhance parish programs and ministries, and for personal spiritual and educational development. There also is a FORMED app available for both Android and Apple devices. Many of these programs also are offered in Spanish.
Everyone is welcome to join the St. John’s FORMED community. To join, go to formed.org to create your individual account. Once you’ve set up your account, you have access to everything offered through FORMED. To start off your FORMED journey, check out the 5-minute reflection offered on the Sunday Gospel, or for children, one of the wonderful Brother Francis videos, or books and videos about some of the Saints whose feasts are celebrated this month and next. If you have questions about FORMED, please contact or 952-890-9434.