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the religious potential of the child.

“Help me come closer to God by myself.”

Now in Audio – Available only on the Podbean App

CGSUSA is excited to offer you the audio version of The Religious Potential of the Child – 3rd Edition by Sofia Cavalletti, read by Rebekah Rojcewicz!

The Religious Potential of the Child is not a “how-to” book, complete with lesson plans and material ideas. Instead it offers a glimpse into the religious life of the atrium, a specially prepared place for children to live out their silent request: “Help me come closer to God by myself.” Here we can see the child’s spiritual capabilities and perhaps even find in our own souls the child long burdened with religious information. This book serves as a companion to the second volume, The Religious Potential of the Child 6 to 12 Years Old. The desire to have this essential text available in audio has been a long-held goal for many. The work of many hands has combined to bring this release to life through our podcasting tool.

CGSUSA has created a Premium Podcast Channel for this audiobook through Podbean. There is a one-time cost of $29.00 and does include the audio version of all chapters of The Religious Potential of the Child, 3rd Edition all read by Rebekah Rojcewicz. We have provided both video overview instructions and written instructions on accessing this audiobook. Please use these resources. Unlike the regular podcast, which will remain free and available on many podcast players/apps, this new resource is available only on the Podbean App, which you may download from the IOS App store or the Google Play App store. The CGSUSA Staff are happy to provide assistance should you need help in navigating these new waters. Please Contact Us. The Contact Us Form (link to the left) now includes an option for Podcast Access Help. This is the most efficient path to accessing the staff members who can best assist you.

First you must download the Podbean App from either the Apple App or the Google Play stores. Next, you must create a free Podbean account. Once you have installed and logged into Podbean on your mobile device, you are ready to search for The Religious Potential of the Child and purchase. The two videos below will walk you through the process. Should you prefer more detailed instructions, we also have a written guide within the page and linked through the button at the bottom. If you are unfamiliar with In-App purchases, you may find these resources helpful.

Video Instructions

If you are comfortable using apps on your cell phone and tablet, the video instructions should provide all the information you need to get started!

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Detailed Guides with Additional Information

If you would prefer a slower-pace introduction or have limited experience using Apple and Google Play Apps, you may find the detailed written instructions with accompanying images helpful. CGSUSA Staff are also happy to help, as always! Please use the Contact Us form/button so your request for assistance is routed to the right team member.

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