Catholic Engaged Encounter
Catechism of the Catholic Church: Revised in accordance with the official Latin text promulgated by Pope John Paul II. (1995). 2nd ed. New York: Doubleday. The fundamental guide to Catholic beliefs. It is divided into four parts: the profession of faith, the celebration of the Christian mystery, life in Christ, and Christian prayer.
Handbook for today’s Catholic: Fully indexed to the Catechism of the Catholic Church . (2004). Rev. ed. Liguori, Mo.: Liguori Publications. Easy to read summary of beliefs, practices and prayers. Suggests practical ways for Catholics to integrate their faith into their daily lives.
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. United States Catholic Catechism for adults. (2006). Washington, D.C.: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. An adaptation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Each chapter contains seven elements: story or lesson of faith, teaching, sidebars, relationship of Catholic teaching to the culture, questions for discussion, doctrinal statements, and mediation and prayer.