The Characteristics of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Themes in Level I CGS and Adult Formation, specific presentations and lectures, relevant scriptural and liturgical foundations and relevant ecclesial documents
Themes in Level II CGS Adult Formation, specific presentations and lectures, relevant scriptural and liturgical foundations and relevant ecclesial documents
Themes in Level III CGS Adult Formation, specific presentations and lectures, relevant scriptural and liturgical foundations and relevant ecclesial documents
Carolyn Kohlhaas insightful examination of the relationship between the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd method and the content of the Christian message lifted up in these presentations.
Published by the National Pastoral Life Center and used with permission, Father Chris Aridas examines our starting points for beginning the faith formation of
From the Commemorative Journal Sofia Cavalletti 1917-2911
Statement of CGSUSA on the Office for the Catechism of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) current Protocol for Assessing the Conformity of Catechetical Materials with the Catechism of the Catholic Church.
What is Io Sono il Buon Pastore (I Am the Good Shepherd Book Series)?
From the 2002 Journal by Bishop Frank Griswold
Article on the foundations of CGS by Fr. Giancarlo Pani S.J. Fr. Giancarlo, Deputy Director of La Civiltà Cattolica
From the 2002 Journal by Tina Lillig
Theology of Worship paper by Carol Nyberg Caraviotis
Reflections from Christian Formation Director -Christ Episcopal Church, Shaker Heights, Ohio
Parish Welcome & Introduction – St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Charlotte, NC
Article by Trinka Hamel, 2020
Listing of CGS Atria in Orthodox Parishes
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
Orthodox Diocese of Sitka and Alaska
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD: AN APPROACH TO RELIGIOUS FORMATION FOR CHILDREN, INTEGRATING THE HEART, MIND, AND HEART
Article by Dr. Mary Ford, professor at St Tikhon’s Seminary
Nora Bonilla writes about the nature of the artwork of the child.
From Pastoral Liturgy magazine by Barbara Matera
Suggestions for assistants serving in the atrium by Karen Maxwell
Statements from our Churches and a reading list for further reflection
Published by the Catechetical Office of the Archdioceses of New York
List of resources for welcoming all children into the atrium.
From the 2016 Journal by Elizabeth Calanchini
Fr. John Anthony of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal shares his experience of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd in Honduras.
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd: Where A Child Can Fall In Love with God.
An Open Letter to parents of 3-6 year old children from the parent of teenage children.
An Introduction to the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd and the religious life of young children for parents.
Catechesis Program Shepherds Children in Drawing Closer to Jesus
Governing Statutes of the International Council, the Consiglio
Report by Karen Maxwell and Mary Mirrione from the 2017 Meeting of the International Council, the Consiglio
A Guide for reading Religious Potential of the Child
From 2017 Journal by Mary Mirrione
from The Catechetical Review, January 2023, by Mary Mirrione