On this page you will find documents and forms from the Secretariat for Evangelization and Catechesis


Parish Program Resources

Administrative Manual for Parish Religious Education Programs for Children

Comprehensive Plan for the Formation of Catechetical Leaders in the Third Millennium

Conformity List June 2016

Proximate Preparation for Communion and Reconciliation
                                         Session #1
                                         Session #2
                                         Session #3
                                         Session #4

Proximate Preparation for Confirmation
                                         Session #1
                                         Session #2
                                         Session #3
                                         Session #4

Confirmation Prep Project: PowerPoint | PDF

Quitando las Cadenas de la Confirmación: PowerPoint | PDF

Revised Norms Governing the First Sacraments for Children and Youth

The Seed Curriculum Guide
You can download curriculum guides for kindergarten through high school here.

Handbook for Pastors Selecting and Supporting the Catechetical Leader

The Catechetical Leader in the Third Millennium


Living and Leading by Faith


DOB Site Instructions

Introductory Course for Parish/School/Academy Catechists

Living and Leading By Faith Manual



Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)


RCIA Process Overview 2017-2019

RCIA Recommended Calendar and Outline 2019-2019 Chart



English Website Resources for RCIA


RCIA Outline Process Overview

Catechism of the Catholic Church

United Catholic Catechism for Adults

FAQ about the Catechism of the Catholic Church

The Association for Catechumenal Ministry


Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained

Understanding Christian Initiation Series Pack

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults: Study Edition


Recursos en Español para RICA


Esquema Para la Iniciación Cristiana de adultos

Catecismo de la Iglesia Catolica

Catecismo Catolico de los Estados Unidos para los Adultos

The Association for Catechumenal Ministry EN ESPANOL


Para comprender la iniciación cristiana

Symbolon: La Fe Católica Explicada

Rito de la Iniciación Cristiana de Adultos Edición de Estudio


Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic

Helping Your Child Grow up Catholic Read Me First

Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic Prayer

Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic PowerPoint / PDF