Resources / Recursos

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 July 3, 2019

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

The Changing Face of Catechesis

A Process for Identifying and Forming New Parish Catechists


Living and Leading by Faith

Introductory Course for Parish/School/Academy Catechists

Introducción a la catequesis para catequistas

Local Course Attendance Sheet


Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)


English Resources for RCIA


RCIA Process Overview 2017-2019

RCIA Recommended Calendar and Outline 2019-2019 Chart

RCIA Outline Process Overview

RCIA Adult Inquirer Information Form

RCIA Child/Teen Inquirer Information Form

Ideas for RCIA Bulletin Announcements

RCIC Parents’ Active Participation Form

Catechism of the Catholic Church

United States Catholic Catechism for Adults

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

RICA Formato para Adultos en Búsqueda

RICA Formato de Participación Activa para Padres de Familia

RICA Formato para Niño/Joven Buscador

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

Evangelization Resources

Helping Your Child Grow up Catholic Read Me First

Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic Prayer

Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic: PowerPoint | PDF

Strong Catholic Families