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Catechetical Office

Catechesis: A Source of Energy for the Life of the Church
2019 - 2020 Catechetical Office Calendar

A Way of the Cross: Reflections by Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R.

An Easter Message from Cardinal Joseph Tobin, C.Ss.R. (Video & Message in English & Spanish)   

Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R.,to celebrate Holy Week Masses via livestream; 
Archdiocesan parishes to ring church bells at noon daily with common call to prayer

NEW! Easter Season Faith Alive @ Home Resource

Faith Alive @ Home! resources -

Palm Sunday / Holy Week  (click link)

UPDATED - Coronavirus and Digital Resources for PCLs 03/27/20

Click this link for more information about the Archdiocesan guidance about this pandemic.

Archdiocese of Newark issues guidelines for Holy Week  Click Here   

A message from Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R. - Spiritual closeness in a time of social distancing: Seven suggestions ( Click Link )

The Catechetical  Office has cancelled all APRIL "in-person" events in response to the covid19 pandemic.

Important Announcement - All Catechetical Programs Suspended -- click here.

 

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All SPOTLIGHT sessions are postponed.
 

More about Spotlight

Online Learning
The Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation

Offered through University of Dayton
Click here for online offerings with Archdiocesan certification categories (PDF)

Podcast -
Helping Parents and Families Engage & Evangelize the Nones in their Homes

CATHOLIC TEACHING RESOURCES
  ON CURRENT EVENTS / ISSUES
(Click on the images below for LINKS to essential and helpful resources)
 

ASSISTED SUICIDE / EUTHANASIA

 

 

 

 

 

RACISM

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEX ABUSE CRISIS - CHILD AND YOUTH PROTECTION

 

 

 

 

 

Protecting God's Children - Virtus Online

Emergency Preparedness