Year of Faith

On October 11, 2012 the Catholic Church began its celebration of the Year of Faith. Pope Benedict has stressed that he wants us to make use of this year to renew our faith by more deeply learning the teachings of the Church AND engaging in the New Evangelization.

This new page will be dedicated to providing resources to aid you in making the Year of Faith a fruitful one, both in your spiritual growth and through your evangelization of others.

10 FAQ About the Year of Faith 

Pope Benedict’s Apostolic Letter Porta Fidei (Door of Faith)

Catechism
Pope Benedict has recommended we all read the Catechism of the Catholic Church during the Year of Faith.

Here is a link to the online, searchable, Catechism at the USCCB

Read the Catechism in a year via email.

Vatican II Documents
The Year of Faith marks the 50th Anniversary of Vatican II. Pope Benedict has encouraged us to read the documents.

From the Saints
Here we include writings from the saints on the topic of faith.

Living By Faith, St. Josemaria Escriva

Other Documents & Resources
This is essentially a miscellaneous category for additional resources that do not fit neatly into a category.

Growing in Faith: 40 Summaries from Professors of the Pontifical University of Holy Cross in Rome