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Advice from a Master Catechist: 4 Skills for Scripture Study

Question: I’m a catechist, yet I’m still new to Bible study. What advice do you have to help increase my devotion to Scripture? —...

Parish Leader: “My home life is suffering as a result of parish ministry.”

Like the call to have a regular spiritual practice, the need to "have a life" outside of parish work is essential. It not only...

Catechizing in an Age of Scandals: Tips for being prepared

PAT GOHN, and other contributors You are an important witness for Christ amidst Church scandals. As accounts unfold regarding the horrific sexual abuse of minors...

Catechist Honors Program

Catechist magazine would like to say “thank you” to catechists around the country for answering the call to share the Good News.

CARA reports: New Allegations of Sexual Abuse within the Church are Consistent with Historical Pattern

From the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (at Georgetown University) comes a summary that adds context to recent sexual abuse allegations. Here is...

Resources: Prayer for Times of Trouble, Tragedy, or Sadness; plus a parish resource

Many lives were affected by recent gun violence in Dayton and El Paso. We turn to God in prayer as we mourn for the...

Evangelizing Through the Good

On living a heroic Christian life BISHOP ROBERT BARRON Anyone even vaguely acquainted with my work knows that I advocate vigorous argument on behalf of religious...

The Lord’s Prayer during Lent

I recently saw in an art exhibit a gentle landscape in which gold leaf or paint was worked into the clouds of the sky and the hills of the earth

Teach Us to Pray

The question is often asked today, "Are we teaching our children, our young people, and our adults how to pray?"