To kick off the Year of Faith, which begins today and runs through Nov. 24, 2013, I’m talking catechism over at the Huffington Post religion blog today. Here we go:
It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Catechism
By Mary DeTurris Poust
Admit it: When you hear the word “catechism,” you’re eyes start to glaze over, or, if you’re of a certain age, you may even have flashbacks to those line drawings of a red-horned devil that once filled the pages of the old Baltimore Catechism. But if you haven’t tried the “new” Catechism of the Catholic Church (20 years is new in a Church that moves by the century), you’re really missing out on something remarkable.
This is where you can read about adultery, angels and environmentalism all in one place; where you come face to face with all those things you thought knew about the Catholic Church only to realize you didn’t really know the whole story after all.
Continue reading HERE.