Even considering the autonomy of the process of adult catechesis, we must keep in mind that it must be integrated with liturgical formation and formation in Christian service. Adult catechesis cannot be conducted to the exclusion or slighting of catechesis for other age groups. Therefore, Catechesis of the Good Shepherd requires the adult to receive training in the method in a way that is “retreat-like,” giving time and space to absorb the richness of what it means to live one’s baptismal covenant and grow in the love and knowledge of God. Training in The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.
Category: Adult Catechesis. A series of webinars focused on “ Adult Catechesis”. Click on the "Webinar" link to view each webinar video. For more webinars on other topics, click on a . As salt of the earth and light for the world (cf. Mt ), adult disciples give witness to God's love and caring will so that, in the power of the Spirit, they renew the face of the earth. —excerpted from Our Hearts Were Burning Within Us: A Pastoral Plan for Adult Faith Formation in the United States.
Adult Catechesis helps adults make "a conscious and firm decision to live the gift and choice of faith through membership in the Christian community," accepting "co-responsibility for the community's mission and internal life." Adults not only receive the ministries of the Christian community, they also contribute to its life and mission. Catechesis is a distinct ministry in the Church. As the Catechism of the Catholic Church makes clear, “Catechesis is intimately bound up with the whole of the Church’s life her inner growth and correspondence with God’s plan depend essentially on catechesis” (no. 7).
***We now have Adult Catechesis sessions on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month. These sessions begin right before mass at in the main church. All are welcome! Adult Catechesis – The Beatitudes Jesus issues the eight Beatitudes as the opening of the Sermon on the Mount. Sc Author: Mandy Lucas. Adult Catechesis & Evangelization. Our mission and purpose as Christian disciples and a diocesan office is to help draw people into an intimate union with Jesus Christ through assisting and supporting parishes in developing dynamic Evangelism and Adult Catechesis that .