Catechetical Programs
Christ In Us Grades K–6
We Believe, Catholic Identity Grades K–6
We Live Our Faith, Catholic Identity Grades 7–8
One Faith, One Lord Grades 7–Adult
Our Catholic Faith Grades 4–6
God’s Own Making
Grades 4-8
Discovering God
Ages 3–5
Between You and Your Child
Catechetical Bilingual
Cristo en nosotros
Cursos 1–6
Creemos Identidad católica
Cursos K–6
Vivimos nuestra fe
Cursos 7–8
Nuestra fe católica
Cursos 4–6
Una sola fe, un solo Señor
Cursos 7–Adulto
Entre usted y sus hijos
Cursos K–8
Sacraments Programs
Believe • Celebrate • Live | Bilingual Edition Ages 7–15
Reconciliation Primary
Eucharist Primary
Reconciliation & Eucharist Intermediate
Confirmation Restored Order
We Believe and Celebrate
Spanish Edition
Prayer Books
My Reconciliation and Prayer Book, Ages 7–9
Mi Reconciliación y libro de oración, Edades 7–9
My Mass Book, Ages 7–9
Mi libro de la Misa, Edades 7–9
We Believe and Pray, Grades 4–6
We Gather in Prayer Kit
Grades K–Adult
Sacraments Bilingual
Creer • Celebrar • Vivir Edades 7–15
Reconciliación Primaria
Eucaristía Primaria
Reconciliación y Eucaristía Intermedio
Confirmación Restauración del orden sacramental
Creemos y celebramos
Libros de oración
Mi Reconciliación y libro de oración, Edades 7–9
Mi libro de la Misa, Edades 7–9
Lifelong Learning
Bible Resources
The Compass Bible for Catholic Teens
My Big Book of Catholic Bible Stories
YOUCAT: Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church
YOUCAT: Catecismo Joven de la Iglesia Católica
YOUCAT: The Youth Prayer Book
La Biblia católica para jóvenes
Adult Resources
Everything About Parish Ministry I Wish I Had Known
Becoming a Parish of Mercy
The Wounded Body of Christ
Missionary Discipleship
Directory for Catechesis (New Edition)
Directory for Catechesis (Spanish New Edition)
The NEW Directory for Catechesis—Highlights and Summaries
Catechism of the Catholic Church 2nd Edition
United States Catholic Catechism for Adults
General Directory for Catechesis
National Directory for Catechesis

CHATechesis Podcast Series

This series is designed for clergy with best practices and resources to support your ministry in each episode.

Priest and deacons are on the frontlines of evangelization and catechesis. Join Deacon Matt Halbach, PhD, as he interviews priests and deacons around the country who are finding creative and fresh ways to share the gospel message and promote missionary discipleship.

Episode 26: Technology in Catechesis Today
December 17, 2021
Steve Botsford, Sadlier’s Senior Director of Digital Catechesis, talks about using digital technology to evangelize and catechize today.
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Episode 25: Talking All Things Accompaniment
December 3, 2021
Three catechetical experts discuss what accompaniment is and how it can be applied in ministry.
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Episode 24: Focusing on Families
November 12, 2021
Fr. Michael Amadeo, pastor of Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Parish in Ankeny, Iowa, chats with us about supporting family catechesis.
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Episode 23: Directory for Catechesis: Major Themes
October 22, 2021
We chat with Bishop Franz-Peter, delegate to the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization.
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Episode 22: A Eucharistic Revival for the Catholic Church in the US!
October 8, 2021
Bishop Andrew Cozzens, USCCB Evangelization & Catechesis Chair, discusses Eucharistic Revival plans.
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Episode 21: “Father Catechist”
September 24, 2021
Noted catechetical scholars and authors, Dr. Hosffman Ospino and Dr. Tim O’Malley, chat about forming clergy as catechists.
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Episode 20: The Heartland: Mission Possible!
September 10, 2021
Mr. John Gaffney, Dir. of Evangelization & Catechesis for the Diocese of Des Moines, tells why the Church must move from maintenance to mission mode.
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Episode 19: It Takes a Village to Raise a Priest Who Can Raise Up that Village
August 27, 2021
Fr. James Ferreira, a pastor in Staten Island, NY, shares his first five years of being a priest.
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Episode 18: Rediscovering the Eucharist in Albany, NY
August 13, 2021
Bishop Ed Scharfenberger chats about the need for Eucharistic renewal and revivial and what it will take.
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Episode 17: What’s Up with the Missionaries of Mercy Today?
July 30, 2021
Fr. Augustine Dada of New York discusses his experience as a Missionary of Mercy today.
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Episode 16: Cultivating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Ministry
July 16, 2021
Fr. Stephen Bell, CSP, shares how to make diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) a critical part of ministry.
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Episode 15: Teaching to Pray
July 2, 2021
Abshp. Charles Gordon, Archbishop of Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago, chats about his book, Teach Us to Pray: A Little Book on Christian Prayer.
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Episode 14: Faith on the Border
June 18, 2021
Fr. Francisco Quiroz, from the Diocese of Laredo, TX, talks about the unique challenges and opportunities of being a missionary diocese on the Border.
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Episode 13: Aloha, Jesus!
June 4, 2021
Bishop Larry Silva, Bishop of Honolulu, discusses the importance of witness today, his Diocesan Evangelization Task Force, and more.
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Episode 12: Keeping the Faith a Top Priority During the Summer
May 21, 2021
Deacon Henry Reyes from Milwaukee, WI, shares ways to engage parishioners during the summer.
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Episode 11: Homily Prep Pointers & Pentecost
May 7, 2021
Fr. Justin Claravall, SJ from Los Angeles, CA, shares some tips on homily preparation and reflects on the readings for Pentecost.
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Episode 10: Driving with Jesus
April 23, 2021
Fr. Fidèle Okitembo Dikete, pastor of St. John Berchmans in the Archdiocese of San Antonio, shares an inspiring story of missionary discipleship.
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Episode 9: Caution: Confirmation Can Be Habit-Forming
April 9, 2021
Fr. Dave Fleming, pastor in IA, speaks about Confirmation preparation, good habits, and exorcism.
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Episode 8: Celebrating Mass and Handling IT
March 26, 2021
Fr. Ricardo Martín, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish in WI, chats about his new priorities and the importance of learning about race and racism.
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Episode 7: Keepin’ It Small
March 12, 2021
Fr. James Burkart, pastor of Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Community in TX, discusses small faith group communities and the role of discernment.
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Episode 6: Reaching Across the Aisle
February 26, 2021
Fr. Tony Zimmer, pastor of St. Anthony on the Lake in Wisconsin, tells us about his parish and school’s collaboration on children’s faith formation.
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Episode 5: There’s a New Vicar in Town
February 12, 2021
Father Joseph Gibino, the new Vicar for Evangelization and Catechesis for the Diocese of Brooklyn, shares how to make Lent meaningful.
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Episode 4: No Way I Can Do This!
January 29, 2021
Fr. William Corcoran, pastor of St. Elizabeth Seton Church in IL, focuses on important virtues for pastors and parents as catechists at home.
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Episode 3: Rural Routes
January 15, 2021
Fr. Jay Atherton from a rural part of Albany, NY, discusses pastoring in multiple parishes, YouTube, and Confirmation preparation.
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Episode 2: What's Brewing in Seattle?
January 4, 2021
Deacon Eric Paige from the Archdiocese of Seattle shares how they are supporting family faith formation during the pandemic.
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Episode 1: A Makeover in L.A.
December 18, 2020
Fr. Parker Sandoval, Vice Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, reveals the Archdiocese’s new, digital “face lift.”
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