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Introduction to the Ministry of Catechesis, St. Ann (Coppell) June Wed 22 and Thurs 23

Monday, June 22, 2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Introduction to the Ministry of Catechesis (Course  #702) presents the history and development of catechesis and its role in the Church, the founding principles of catechesis, the history of the major catechetical movements, the people influencing them, and the relationship of catechesis and evangelization.

Students will also be introduced to the major church documents on catechesis and to catechetical methodologies.


At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and explain the role of catechesis in evangelization
  • Gain awareness of different methodologies used in the course of the History of the Catechesis
  • Recognize different movements in catechesis (pedagogical, traditional, kerygmatic, and anthropological)
  • Know the purpose, content and method in catechesis

This is an elective advance level course.

Introduction to Ministry of Catechesis at St. Ann (Coppell)



Dates /Times:

Mon. June 22 and Tues. June 23 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Must attend all complete two sessions to receive credit for this class

Who may attend:

All catechists who are teaching children, youth and adults.


St. Ann, 180 Samuel Blvd. Coppell, Texas 75019, TX 75238 Map it


Donna Chesshir

Credit Hours:


$10.00 includes book and snack.

Questions about the Course or Costs involved

Contact Tena Allain

To Register

Must register to attend, please register at

What to Bring

Bring a a writing instrument, and paper or a notebook to take notes.


Parish Initiated  Open

No books