Tag: catechesis

Better Discipleship Means Better Catechesis

Catechisms are not about mere information transfer, but holistic transformation: reaching the will and affections through the intellect.

Open-Ended Questions for Catechumens

After the catechumen (the person being prepared for baptism/membership) has been instructed in the Creed, the Ten Commandments, the Lord’s Prayer, and the sacraments...

The Westminster Shorter Catechism: Revised for Methodists

The following text is from the Westminster Shorter Catechism, with several omissions and revisions in keeping with the spirit of John Wesley’s Revision of...

The Pastor’s Teaching Responsibility: A Pauline Theology of Pastoral Teaching of...

Paul’s instructions on pastoral teaching run throughout his epistles and Acts, with the greatest concentration in 1-2 Timothy and Titus.1 Paul addresses the following...