World Communications Day

Great insight from CARFLEO’s friend, Joe Sinasac of Novalis. In paraphrasing Jean Vanier he writes, “the way to engage non-believers in an exploration of faith was to start not with doctrine, but with beauty. In this, Christianity has blessed the world with an astonishing over-abundance through the centuries. Only after we have touched their soulsContinue reading “World Communications Day”

Special content to support The Catholic Teacher’s Companion

This special content supports The Catholic Teacher’s Companion. They consist of lists, prayers, summaries of teachings, and other useful information for the Catholic teacher.         1 The Bible a. Books of the Bible and their abbreviations Old Testament The Torah or Pentateuch Genesis Gn Exodus Ex Leviticus Lv Numbers Nm Deuteronomy Dt HistoricalContinue reading “Special content to support The Catholic Teacher’s Companion”

The Ontario Religious Education Curriculum and Foundations of Our Faith

     The Foundations of Our Faith series provides excellent teacher background for the new Religious Education Curriculum. The curriculum is woven around six strands which are further refined into fundamental concepts. The accompanying chart shows how the three books can help teachers more deeply understand these fundamental concepts. Chart Foundations Elem Curric The Foundations ofContinue reading “The Ontario Religious Education Curriculum and Foundations of Our Faith”