Posts Tagged ‘YouCat’

Youcat – new youth catechism launched

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Youcat – a new version of the youth catechism – was launched at the World Meeting of Families (WMoF) in Ireland last week. Archbishop Christoph Schönborn of Vienna stressed the youth catechism, which has been adapted for young children, is a “faith book not Facebook.” It will be an important resource for children and their Read more

Pope to give WYD pilgrims social teaching app

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Pope Francis is to give pilgrims to World Youth Day in Poland a new app that presents the Church’s social teaching. The “DoCat” comes from the creators of 2011’s “You Cat” youth catechism. The former will attempt to present the Church’s social teaching in a creative style more attractive and comprehensible to youth. The new Read more

YOUCAT – Bestselling Catholic Book in the World

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

YouCat the Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church, has become the top-selling Catholic book in the world. Over 15,000 copies have been sold since March  2011. In the U.S, it is now the number one Catholic book and all this is contributing to a total of 1.7 million copies sold across the globe. Continue reading Read more

YouCat, Vatican youth Catechism permits contraception and euthanasia

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Errors in YouCat, the Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church came to light during YouCat’s launch at the Vatican. Among the translation errors are an implication that the Holy See approves of contraception and euthanasia. The catechism, a project of the Austrian, German and Swiss bishops’ conferences were to be given to participants at World Youth Day Read more