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Why Is Catechesis Used in the Church? (Part 1)

About the image with this post: I just had to share. I was shocked to find that such a game actually exists. Chytraeus’ last question before he moves on to the loci proper draws forth a lengthy answer from him, so I will break it up into a couple of parts. In the last installment […]

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What Is Catechesis?

Before moving on to the loci proper, of which the first is “On God” (de Deo), Chytraeus sets about defining “catechesis.” In some, though not all, editions of this work, there is a question at the very beginning concerning what catechesis is. But he goes to greater lengths and answers in more detail here. Catechesis […]