Category: Catechesis

East London Catechists Attend Workshop

A group of catechists from East London deanery participated in a reflective workshop based on Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’, concerning the present challenge of caring for the Earth. Catechists were asked to suggest...

Rivonia Catechists Attend Formation Day at Cathedral

Catechists from Our Lady of Lourdes parish in Rivonia, Johannesburg, attended a formation and creativity day at the city’s Christ the King cathedral. (Submitted by Cherryl Brooke) More Stories: Thanks ‘Bee’ to God: Beekeeper...

Catechism Truths

The papal exhortation Amoris Laetitia “seemed to open the possibility—in certain cases and after the discernment process—of allowing them [persons who have divorced and remarried civilly] to receive absolution and Communion, even without promising to abstain from sexual relations with their new partner”.

Catechesis is a Vocation, Not a Job

Catechists are called to live their mission as a service, by preaching the Gospel through concrete actions rather than treating it as just a job, Pope Francis said. Like St Francis of Assisi who...