Orthodox Catholic Catechism
a teacher's resource


  1. Who is God, anyway?
  2. A. the Father
    1) how can we know God?
    2) essence vs. energy

    B. the Son
    1) Dual nature
    a. Logos
    b. human
    2) Atonement
    a. who got paid?
    b. for what?

    C. The Holy Spirit
    1) Task in the Trinity
    2) Where is He now?


  1. What is the Church?
  2. A. Founded on the Apostles
    1) founding
    2) pattern of worship

    B. Authority
    1) bishops
    2) priests
    3) deacons

    C. Scripture

    D. Mysteries
    1) baptism
    2) chrismation
    3) atonement
    4) eucharist
    5) annointing
    6) matrimony
    7) holy orders
    8) others


  1. Yesterday and Today
  2. A. Orthodoxy thru the year
    1) Easter
    2) Christmas
    3) Theophany
    4) Saints

    B. Orthodoxy day by day
    1) Facing east
    2) the Icon corner
    3) daily prayers

    C. Fathers & Councils
    1) Canons & daily life







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Roman Orthodox Catechism

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