Human Dignity Resources

"Safeguarding the Dignity of Every Human Person"

Catechetical Sunday 2015

catechetical-sunday-2015-poster-english-spanish-animatedThis series focuses on the theme "Safeguarding the Dignity of Every Human Person" Those whom the community has designated to serve as catechists will be called forth to be commissioned for their ministry. Catechetical Sunday is a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the role that each person plays, by virtue of Baptism, in handing on the faith and being a witness to the Gospel. Catechetical Sunday is an opportunity for all to rededicate themselves to this mission as a community of faith.



Teaching Resources

Theological Reflection

Catechist In-Service (More Coming Soon!)

Adult Faith Formation Model (Coming Soon!)

  • Adult Faith Formation Model on 'Heroic Witness on Behalf of Human Dignity by Catholic Lay Leaders"
    by Dr. William Christopher Hoag

Catholic School Teacher Resources

The USCCB has provided a set of five lesson plans to teach high school students—including those in Catholic schools or in Religious Education programs—about the importance of religious freedom in society. The lesson plans explore the roots of religious freedom according to Catholic tradition and in the history of the United States.

Teaching Aids

Parish Resources

(These would make excellent parish bulletin inserts.)

Family Resources

Liturgy Resources

Prayer Cards

Reprintable Promotion Tools

Sample Parish Bulletin Campaign





Clip Art 

Several clip art elements to use throughout your Catechetical Sunday materials.

Copyright © 2015, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Washington D.C. All rights reserved. Images: Cycle of Life, Michele Hehenberger, courtesy of Das Grup, Inc.

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