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Symbols of several of the world's leading religions.

Are all religions equal? A Catholic priest responds

Feb 19, 2024

By Walter Sánchez Silva

Father Eduardo Hayen Cuarón, director of the newspaper Presencia in Mexico, responded to the question of whether all religions are... Read more

Father Rafiq Khoury at the beginning of the 2024 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity shows the first three volumes of the "ecumenical catechism" that was adopted in 2000 by public schools of the Palestinian Authority as a textbook for Christian education.

‘Ecumenical catechism’ for public schools in Holy Land a sign of Christian unity

Jan 24, 2024

By Marinella Bandini

As the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity began, Father Rafiq Khoury shared the story of the Christian textbook being... Read more

Young people greet Pope Francis as he arrives at the World Youth Day welcoming ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal, Aug. 3, 2023.

Pope Francis recalls ‘the primary reason’ for the new edition of YouCat

Jan 23, 2024

By Andrés Henríquez

The full text was published yesterday by the Italian newspaper La Stampa and is titled “The Password for Joy.” Read more

Cardinal Reinhard Marx marks ‘20 years of queer worship and pastoral care’ at St. Paul parish church, Munich, southern Germany, March 13, 2022.

Cardinal Marx: ‘The Catechism is not set in stone. One is also allowed to doubt what it says’

Mar 31, 2022

By CNA Staff

‘I want to move Church teaching forward,’ the influential German cardinal said in a new interview. Read more

Book Market in Qom, Iran.

Farsi Catechism translation offers hope of dialogue in Iran

Jan 13, 2015

By Andrea Gagliarducci

The publication of the Farsi language edition of the Catechism of the Catholic Church may foster further interreligious dialogue in... Read more

St. Peter's Square.

Vatican's new Catechism app aims to spread faith worldwide

Sep 20, 2013

By Elise Harris

A pontifical council is preparing to launch a new app on the Catechism of the Catholic Church in order to... Read more

Catechists welcome Cardinal Francis Arinze (Center) and Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith (Right).

Cardinal Arinze urges catechism immersion for teachers

Aug 4, 2013

Nigerian Cardinal Francis Arinze spoke to a group of catechists in Sri Lanka, reminding them of the importance of their... Read more


Board game created by nun becomes a hit in Spain

May 13, 2013

A new faith-based board game created by a Spanish nun has become one of the most popular First Communion gifts... Read more