Catechetical Resources

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These are the resources highlighted on our home page, available here for easy access!

  • "Co-Workers in the Vineyard: All Administrators Mass" with Archbishop Thompson on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Ss. Peter and Paul Cathedral. Details available here.
  • Catechetical Sunday is September 17, 2017. Resources are available here.
  • Newly revised Guidelines for the Celebration of the Sacraments with Persons with Disabilities are avaialble from the USCCB.

Catechesis Basics

  1. Official Guidelines
    1. Archdiocesan Religion Curriculum
    2. Chastity Education
    3. Circle of Grace Program for Child Safety
    4. Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)
    5. Sacrament Preparation
    6. Sacramental/Liturgical Policies
    7. Sacraments and Persons with Disabilities
  2. Approved Textbooks
    1. USCCB Catechism Conformity List
  3. Correlations
    1. Elementary Correlation Resource (2016)


Resource Archive (A-Z)

ACRE - Assessment for Child/Youth Religious Education

  • Archdiocesan ACRE Results Available

Adult Catechesis

  • Resources available here

NDC - National Directory for Catechesis

  • Living as Missionary Disciples: National Directory for Catechesis Worksheets

Prayer for Archbishop Charles C. Thompson

RCIA - Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

  • Official Archdiocesan Guidelines for RCIA
  • Frequently Asked Questions about RCIA
  • List of resources for RCIA Coordinators
  • Past RCIA Events:
    • Morning of Formation for RCIA Coordinators, Team Members and Catechists
      August 5th, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Our Lady of the Greenwood parish

USCCB - United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Local site Links:

St. Theodora Guerin
Circle of Grace

St. Theodora Guerin
St. Theodora Guérin, pray for us!