Catechetical Writings

What is christianity? The last writings

In the Mater Ecclesiae monastery Benedict XVI, Pope Emeritus, stayed away from audiences, but he did not stop writing and fulfilling some commitments that served to deepen aspects that concerned him. The...

The Great Catechesis

Addressed to teachers of Christian doctrine (bishops, priests, catechists, etc.). Presents the principal truths of the faith and defends them against pagans, Jews, and heretics, making use of both...

Catechetical Lectures

These 24 Lenten addresses are divided into two groups. The first contains instruction for catechumens to be baptized at Easter. The second group is addressed to the recently baptized, and focuses on Baptism...

Baptismal Instruction

This famous work of catechesis stands out among St. John Chrysostom’s writings. The twelve lessons are a sound moral guide for Christians to grow in their adherence to Christ. Useful for all.

Aquinas Catechism

This book was not made for scholars, but for everyone. Collects the sermons on the Creed, Our Father, Hail Mary, and a short work on the Sacraments, preached by the saint in Lent in 1273, at the end of his...