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  • n. Plural form of catechesis.


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  • He then announced that his catecheses over the next few months will focus on the figure of St. John Mary Vianney, the holy "Cure of Ars", on the 150th anniversary of his death.

    Pope on the Essential Elements of Priestly Ministry

  • However, what strikes me as particularly interesting is that, not so long ago versus populum might simply have been presumed; accordingly, that ad orientem (or "versus crucem" as it is referred to here) is also spoken to perhaps gives some witness to it having begun to enter more into the forefront of Catholic liturgical consciousness again -- perhaps a fruit of the Pope's activities and catecheses.

    Restoration of the Cappella Paolina

  • VATICAN CITY, 2 SEP 2009 (VIS) - In this morning's general audience, held in the Vatican's Paul VI Hall, the Pope resumed his series of catecheses on the great writers of the mediaeval Church in East and West.


  • VATICAN CITY, 22 APR 2009 (VIS) - In his general audience, held this morning in St. Peter's Square, the Pope proceeded with his series of catecheses on the great writers of the Eastern and Western Churches in the Middle Ages, focusing his attention today on Ambrose Autpert.

    Insight Scoop | The Ignatius Press Blog:

  • Now, in our present reading project, we are for Lent reading a series of catecheses presented by J.P. Deuce in Italian, based on an unpublished manuscript he originally wrote in Polish.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • The following commentary comes from Sandro Magister and touches upon the important subject of the Pope's teaching -- through actions, catecheses and decrees I might add -- on the fundamental importance of the sacred liturgy.

    Magister on Benedict's Liturgical Emphases

  • When considering what elements to give priority to in "reforming the reform", the matter of liturgical re-orientation should be of paramount importance in the both the actions and the liturgical catecheses of parish priests.

    Benedictine Arrangement Spotted in Brasilian Cathedral Basilica

  • In some of his Wednesday catecheses on faith, love and the Law according to St. Paul he has stated Catholic doctrine on justification, although not always using the language and patterns of Trent and even reading the Lutheran slogan “by faith alone” in a Catholic sense.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • St. Augustine, about whom I am saying a great deal in the Wednesday catecheses, was rightly fascinated by this story, and he gave a memorable commentary on it.

    Archive 2008-02-24

  • Virgin Mary, (Cat. 12,) &c. He made these eighteen catecheses to the catechumens during Lent: the five following he spoke to them after they were baptized during Easter week, to instruct them perfectly in the mysteries of the three sacraments they had received together -- baptism, confirmation, and the eucharist -- which it was thought a profanation to explain fully to any before baptism.

    The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints January, February, March


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