Friday 28th of January

Empowering Catechetical Leaders

Author: 
Thomas Groome and Michael Corso, eds.
Dewey Dec No: 
268.82 GRO
Publisher: 
National Catholic Educational Association,1999
Publication Year: 
2021
ISBN: 
1-55833-219-7
Summary: 

This collection of nine essays provides a current perspective on the field of catechetical leadership for parishes and schools.

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Twelve faith-sharing sessions, corresponding to Part Four of the Catechism of the Catholic Church and Part Four of the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults.

  • Explores how we nurture our relationship with God in prayer
  • Focuses on:
    • prayer itself and how God communicates with us;
    • different forms of prayer;
    • certain difficulties we may experience in prayer.
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Session 1: What Is Prayer?Session 2: Prayer in the Old TestamentSession 3: How to PraySession 4: Expressions of PrayerSession 5: The Sources and Ways of PrayerSession 6: Guides for PrayerSession 7: Vocal Prayer and MeditationSession 8: Contemplative PrayerSession 9: Difficulties in PrayerSession 10: As Jesus Taught Us: The Lord’s PrayerSession 11: We Glorify God: The Lord’s PrayerSession 12: We Depend on God: The Lord’s Prayer