How Modern Society is Destroying Our Values- And Our Future

As many of you know, my year as the Assistant Parish Catechetical Leader here in New Jersey is coming to an end, and the Lord has called me to new things for next year.  It seems that at least for … Continue reading

Catechesis and Christian Service: Best Friends or Unhappy Neighbors?

I remember back when I was in college, one of my professors shared a joke with our class that ended up being very sad, but true.  I don’t remember the content of the joke, but the point was this: there … Continue reading

Evangelization, Catechesis, and the Family

A few weeks back, I posted a blog about catechesis throughout the Church’s history, which posed the question of why religious education programs have largely failed our children over the past few decades.  The answer, as it was posited at … Continue reading

Catechesis and the Development of the Church

I recently had the great joy of attending a three-day orientation as part of my new job.  It was overwhelming in many ways, but it was also extremely thought-provoking.  One of the most poignant pieces had to do with catechesis … Continue reading