Office of Evangelization & Catechesis – Childhood
The Office of Evangelization & Catechesis provides guidelines for parish catechetical programs and sacramental preparation for children, oversees catechist formation and certification, supports catechetical leaders and provides guidance for their ongoing formation. We also offer resources for those who pass on the faith to the next generation – catechists, parents, directors of religious education, scout leaders, and clergy.
Training, certification and resources for catechists.
Resources & programs for directors of religious education.
Resources for parents and their children.
Catechist commissioning rite and thematic resources.
Religious emblems and activities for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and other youth organizations.
Resources for formation commissions, personnel committees and clergy.
Link Library for church documents, special topics, textbooks, and other resources.
Supporting Catholics who Pass on the Faith to the Next Generation.
Exploring the opportunities and challeges.