- The cook often consulted the latest nutritional catechism for advice.
Examples of catechism in a Sentence
They went to school to learn their catechism.
He taught catechism at Sunday school.
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Bill and Jean moved to West Hartford in 1976 where Bill was active at St. Peter Claver Church, teaching catechism classes, joyfully singing in the choir and planning events at Holy Family Retreat Center with the men's retreat league.
Mother Cabrini began her service in New York in 1889, organizing catechism and education classes for Italian immigrants and soliciting donors to help her establish schools and orphanages.
These magnificent paintings-on-glass, in churches in Western Europe, played a huge role in teaching the mostly illiterate masses church catechism, Wight says.
Its adherents might squabble, but their differences lead them back, eventually, to a mutual inheritance: the words of Jesus in the Gospels, the lives of the saints, the rhythms of the liturgy, the catechism of the Church.
According to Catholic catechism, the soul of an unrepentant sinner will go to hell and suffer in eternal fire, the BBC reported.
The pope accompanied those words, which specifically referred to the situation of gay priests, with a reference to the Catholic catechism’s prohibition against unjust discrimination against gay people.
But the formal nature of the Catholic catechism has made any official papal pronouncement on the matter tricky.
According to the Mail, the Archbishop may have also worked with Markle to study the catechism ahead of the ceremony, which was held in the Chapel Royal at St. James' Palace.
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CATECHISM Defined for English Language Learners
: a collection of questions and answers that are used to teach people about the Christian religion
: a book that explains the beliefs of the Christian religion by using a list of questions and answers
CATECHISM Defined for Kids
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