Celebrating theCatechetical Year 2013 was developed as a resource by the Committee on
Evangelization and Catechesis of the United States Conference of Catholic
Bishops (USCCB). It was reviewed by the committee chairman, Most Rev. David
Ricken, and has been authorized for publication by the undersigned.
Msgr. Ronny Jenkins
General Secretary, USCCB
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