YouCat - short for Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church - provides international resourses based on the Catechism of the Catholic Church customised to meet the needs of of young Catholics. It now includes resources for candidates and leaders preparing for Confirmation.
The original YouCat book was prepared by a team of theologians, educators, priests and lay people with the involvement of over sixty young people. The YouCat youth catechism, with a forward by Pope Benedict, has been translated into more than 30 languages and is an international best-seller.
1. Getting Started
2. What We Can Know about God
3. Why the World Is Broken
4. Jesus—More than a Mere Man
5. Why Did Jesus Have to Die?
6. The Comeback of Jesus...or the Story of the Resurrection
7. In Search of the Holy Spirit
8. Prayer - Staying in Touch with the Living God
9. The Church - a Home for You and Me 1
10. Eucharist—the Generosity of God
11. Update! Confession!
12. What Happens in Confirmation?
Candidate's Book: 120 pages/ 12.7 x 20.3cms/ paperback with flaps.
Catechist's Handbook: 104 pages/ 21 x 29.7 cms (A4) paperback.
View sample candidate's pages here (links to an outside website, opens in new window).
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