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Teaching Children About God - Children's Catechism Week One

There are thousands of resources available to help you teach your children about God.  An old-fashioned way of doing it is to teach them Catechism, a summary of the principles of Christian religion in the form of questions and answers, used for the instruction of Christians.

I wanted to start teaching Little Guy Catechism, but couldn't find a printable, and didn't want to print off a whole long list.  So here it is: My first printable!

I am going to be sharing one list of about five questions each week.  Sometimes it might be a few less questions, because some of the answers are longer than others, and my son is only three.  If you would like to get an email when I post a new one, please sign up at the top of the sidebar!

There will be two versions.  One will have complete sentences for all answers and therefore be a little more difficult to memorize.  A version with the traditional answers from the Catechism for Young Children, which includes some phrases and fragments, is also available.  I am trying to teach my son to answer adults with complete sentences (which is harder than it sounds, for two reasons: One - when children are learning to talk, one word answers are not only accepted, but applauded. Two - I don't always model the best behavior, and this includes the way I speak) so I am continuing that while I teach him the truths of God.


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