JOURNEY THROUGH THE CATECHISM
RENEW International presents Why Catholic? Journey through the Catechism. Why Catholic? is a unique adult faith formation process solidly based on Sacred Scripture, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and updated to include citations from the newly published United States Catholic Catechism for Adults.
The benefits of Why Catholic? are many:
Fosters the goals of Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us, the landmark U.S. Bishops’ pastoral plan for adult faith formation.
Offers a concrete approach to help adults deepen their Catholic faith and connect its teachings to their everyday lives.
· Thorough exploration of Catholic teaching, with direct Catechism quotes, scriptural references, and reflection questions· Includes 48 sessions on Catholic beliefs, sacraments, morality, and prayer· Offers 4 Adult Faith Formation Workshops for all parishioners· Offers 4 retreat experiences that connect theological insights with Catholic spirituality· Provides materials to help families deepen their faith· Occurs in a prayerful small community setting
Provides a total parish experience suited for…
· small Christian communities· parish catechists· RCIA candidates· parents with children preparing for sacraments· families looking to deepen faith
Provides training …
· for the parish coordinating team· small community leaders
In the Diocese of Reno 24 parishes and 3 missions will begin the Why Catholic? program in September 2009. The first small group gatherings will cover The Profession of Faith: What We Believe.
For more information call your parish or Pat at 775-326-9441.
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