Category Archives: General Catechetical Directory

GDC Coming Soon

My first plan had been to explore the 1971 General Catechetical Directory and proceed, if I had the energy, inclination, and any worthwhile commentary, to the 1997 update, the General Directory for Catechesis. I’ll confess I’m not deeply familiar with … Continue reading

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What is the General Catechetical Directory?

As hinted earlier today, I’d like to delve into an important post-conciliar document, the General Catechetical Directory. There’s a very interesting story behind it, and it’s something that this generation of serious Catholics probably need to know more about. Catholic … Continue reading

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