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FAQS - Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What does DJM mean?

A. DJM means Disciples of Jesus and Mary.

Q. What is DJM's purpose?

A. The purpose of DJM is to offer all people an on-going training program. This program enables all to grow spiritually and to work effectively in the world. It draws material from the Gospels, the teachings of the Church, and spiritual authors.

Q. What does the DJM Program consist of?

A. The DJM program consists of two phases. The first is "beginning formation", and the second is "on-going formation".

Q. What does DJM's beginning formation consist of?

A. DJM's beginnning formation consists of three parts: prayer, discernment and discipleship. In "prayer", you discover your plan of life and how to live it. "Discernment" guides you with the tools to recognize God's will and shows you how to fulfill it. "Discipleship" guides you on a lifelong journey. This journey consists of following Jesus, together with Mary, and leads to union with the Blessed Trinity.

Q. What does DJM's on-going formation consist of?

A. DJM's on-going formation consists of disciples sent on specific missions. They serve the needs of their local parishes, under the directives of their local pastors. They study the teachings of the Church and follow specific directives to continue their lives as disciples.

Q. How does one join a DJM group?

A. To join a DJM group or if you are interested in starting a group in your area, click here.

Q. How does one order the list of available books, audios and videos authored by Fr. Pinto?

A. To order items authored by Fr. Pinto, go to our online shop or click here for a downloadable order form.

Q. How does one ask for prayer petitions or Mass intentions?

A. Email such petitions and requests to the Disciples of Jesus and Mary, click here.