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A Director's Reference Shelf

Key Resources for a Director of Religious Education or Youth Ministry

Catechetical Directories and Vision Statements
• General Directory for Catechesis (1997)
• National Directory for Catechesis (USCCB, 2005)
• Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us: A Pastoral Plan for Adult Faith Formation (USCCB, 1999)
• Renewing the Vision: Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry (USCC, 1997)

• Catechism of the Catholic Church (2nd Ed, 1997)
• United States Catholic Catechism for Adults (USCCB, 2006)
• Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church (2006)
• Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church (2004)

Documents on Liturgy, Canon Law and Ecumenism
• Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (1988)
• Guidelines for the Celebration of the Sacraments with Persons with Disabilities (NCCB, 1995)
• Directory for Masses with Children (1973)
• Code of Canon Law, Text and Commentary (Canon Law Society of America; Paulist, 1985)
• Directory for the Application of Principles and Norms on Ecumenism (1993)

Archdiocesan Resources
• Grade-Specific Religious Education Curriculum (2004)
• High School Theology Curriculum (2005)
• Standards for Educators in Catholic Parishes and Schools (2008)
• Sacramental Guidelines (1996)
• Safeguarding All of God’s Family – Resource Guide
• School and Parish Policy Manual (updated annually)
• Parish Committee Resource Book (2001)

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