OCDS Formation Uniform Guidelines



  1. Mission Statement


  2. Climbing the Mount in Response to God's Call to Carmel


  3. Specifics for all Stages of Formation


  4. Stages of Formation


    • Aspirancy

      Formation I

      Formation II

      Ongoing Formation

  5. Accountability


  6. Resources


  7. Articles


  8. Tools for Use in Formation


  9. Principles for Leading Discussions


  10. Principles for Developing Assignments


  11. Models for Assignments


  12. Aspirant's Self-Help Evaluation Sheet


  13. Self-Evaluation


  14. Points to Consider about the Candidate Prior to Interview


  15. Guidelines for all Interviews


  16. Creative Adaptations


  17. A Portrait of Successful Formation


  18. Sample Forms


  19. Impediments to Joining the Secular Order


  20. Liturgy of the Hours?