Adult Faith Formation/St. Matthew yoUniversity (SMU)

Mission: St. Matthew yoUniversity seeks to invite all adults to grow in their Catholic faith into full Christian maturity. Faith Formation is a life-long process. SMU strives to provide relevant, meaningful educational and spiritual programs for adults of all ages. By incorporating teaching, community and prayer in all that we do, we hope to nurture and support a deep, growing, personal relationship with Jesus and his Church in all those we serve.


To register online with credit card payment, click on the course title.

Summer Forum 2018: Register for Dr. Sri’s Summer Special Event below.

Summer Special Event: Dr. Edward Sri Presents two Lecture on Marion Theology


Listing of Fall 2018 classes, retreats, workshops for online registration with credit card.

How St. Francis Loved

Little Rock Scripture Study – Acts of the Apostles

Mary: A Biblical Walk with the Blessed Mother

Morning Session – Great Adventure Bible Timeline

Morning Session – Moving On After Moving In

Psalms: The School of Prayer

The Power of Calm for Marriage

The Shroud of Turin: Is It the Burial Cloth of Jesus Or Is It a Medieval Hoax?

Untold Blessing: Three Paths to Holiness

Waxhaw – A Biblical Walk Through the Mass: Understanding What We Say and Do in the Liturgy

Waxhaw – Mary: A Biblical Walk with the Blessed Mother

Men’s Christ Renews His Parish

Women’s Christ Renews His Parish

Pilgrimage to Franciscan Monastery of St. Clare

Catholic Scripture Studies: Exodus

Advent Retreat

9th Annual Divine Mercy Day of Healing

33 Days to Morning Glory

A Biblical Walk Through the Mass

Church of Second Chances

Consoling the Heart of Jesus

Divine Mercy Introductory Cenacle

Epic: The Early Church

Evening – Great Adventure Bible Timeline

Evening – Moving On After Moving In


Living Your Strengths; Exploration Class

Please feel free to come to the office in person and pay with check or cash only. (You can also mail in a registration. see the registration page in the Fall 2018 Catalog.)

Read the full catalog by clicking the link below

Fall 2018 SMU Catalog

For more information contact Michael Burck, 704-543-7677 x 1020.

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