Liturgy & Catechesis Shall Kiss
A marriage made in heaven - now playing on earth!
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Advent Reflection: Finding A Light of Hope in a World of Darkness
And so it begins: our annual journey toward the Incarnation at Bethlehem, toward the Christ Child who is also the King of Glory. Each Adve...
Thursday, October 13, 2016
"Feast Day" - The Liturgical Year Board Game: Good, Low-Tech Fun & Learning
Feast Day! , the newly-released board game for ages 6-adult, is a personal project from Steve Botsford, a former youth minister, designed ...
Monday, August 29, 2016
In Which I Discover Why Biblical Literacy Is Important to Understanding the Mass
Last Monday night, I spent two hours with the catechists in my parish, teaching Part 2 of From Mass to Mission in a bilingual format . (See...
Saturday, August 20, 2016
When Adults Learn that the Mass is Much More Than They Thought...
Last night, I was privileged to spend a couple hours with 28 of my own parish's fellow catechists, all Hispanic, almost all of whom atte...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
(Overdue) Book Review: Jared Dees - "To Heal, Proclaim and Teach"
What if parish ministers treated everyone they encountered as if they truly wanted them to become disciples of Jesus Christ? What if they u...
Monday, June 27, 2016
Liturgical Catechesis Should Make Jesus in the Eucharist as attractive as... BACON!
I had a chuckle or two over this funny post this morning about a mythical parish (St. Simon the Sulfite) attracting people to Mass by servin...
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Notes from the 2016 Notre Dame Symposium 8: Liturgical Catechesis - An Apprenticeship
JAMES PAULEY: "Liturgical Catechesis: an Apprenticeship in Mystery and Mission" Cultural shifts in US affect how we do cate...
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