Elementary Catechesis

Contact the Division of Catechetical and Pastoral Formation:



Catechesis in the Catholic Schools and Parish Faith Formation Programs are guided by the Archdiocesan Curriculum Guidelines, Bringing Good News:


    The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) maintains a list of catechetical texts that are in conformity with the Catechism of the Catholic Church:


The Christian Family

“With the Christian family, parents are the primary educators in the faith and ‘the first heralds of the fait