Horizons and Hopes: The Future of Religious Education


Here is a collection of essays that brings together the latest ideas regarding religious education from a group of highly regarded people in the field. What is new is ...
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Here is a collection of essays that brings together the latest ideas regarding religious education from a group of highly regarded people in the field. What is new is the emphasis given to adult and young adult faith formation in the context of total catechesis.
  • Contributors:
  • Thomas H. Groome
  • Jane E. Regan
  • Colleen M. Griffith
  • Tom Beaudoin
  • Harold Daly Horell
  • Maryanne Confoy
This wise and far-thinking volume:
  • takes a holistic approach to religious education.
  • is a source of encouragement.
  • offers valuable insights to all who serve in catechetical ministry.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780809141548
  • Publisher: Paulist Press
  • Publication date: 5/28/2003
  • Pages: 135
  • Sales rank: 1,132,303
  • Product dimensions: 6.04 (w) x 9.05 (h) x 0.39 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Total Catechesis/ Religious Education: A Vision for Now and Always 1
2 The Aim of Catechesis: Educating for an Adult Church 31
3 Spirituality and Religious Education: Fostering a Closer Connection 51
4 "Virtual" Catechesis: Religious Formation of the Post-Vatican II Generations 63
5 Cultural Postmodernity and Christian Faith Formation 81
6 Mysticism - God's Initiative and Our Response 109
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