Pope Francis establishes ministry of catechist

With a new Apostolic Letter Antiquum ministerium Pope Francis has established the lay ministry of catechist, intended to respond to an urgent need for the evangelisation of the modern world. Welcoming today’s announcement Bishop Brendan Leahy, chair of the Bishops’ Council for Catechetics said,  “I am delighted at this announcement. Men and women Catechists have […]