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Catechism of the Catholic Church - OSV

Catechism of the Catholic Church - OSV

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  • Catechism of the Catholic Church – OSV
  • Excellent resource to find the Church’s teachings on a specific topic
  • User friendly edition that includes an extensive glossary and analytical index
  • A perfect gift for graduation, Confirmation, birthdays, Christmas, and Mother's or Father's Day

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The official Catechism of the Catholic Church, Second Edition clearly spells out the Church's beliefs on:

  • Love and marriage
  • Children, God, creation, humanity, life, death, and the afterlife
  • Mary, the Church, the saints, and the sacraments
  • And much, much more

Why a "second edition"? Revised to conform completely with the official Latin text promulgated by Pope John Paul II in 1997, the book now also includes an extensive glossary and analytical index to make it even more "user friendly."

Unlike the catechism you may have used as a child, the official Catechism of the Catholic Church, Second Edition, doesn't have a question-and-answer format. Designed for lay use, it can be read from cover-to-cover or, with its handy index, used as a resource to find a specific teaching on a specific topic.

A "must" for every Catholic household. It's also the perfect gift for graduation, Confirmation, birthdays, Christmas, and Mother's or Father's Day. (And a great addition to your own library to help you learn even more about the Church and be better able to explain its beliefs to others!)

See also: Spanish Edition  

Catechism and Compendium Set

Dimensions & Specifications

  • 6 x 9 inches
  • ISBN: 9781574551099
  • Format: Softcover
  • Pages: 904
  • Language: English

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Review: I bought this for my husband and it has reignited his spiritual self. Because he is proud of his Catholic heritage, I know this Catechism, which is filled with a wealth of knowledge and information, will give him a deeper appreciation of his religion.

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Review: CCC, a great book and authentic teachings. A must have for all Catholics.

The best Bible that I have ever owned!


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Review: This Bible contains apologetic inserts and references the Catechism, so you know why we believe what we do. Each page has a commentary explanation. Easier to understand scripture than ever before. I am buying another one as a gift.

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Review: A wonderful gift or for personal use. It is up to date and a nice looking book. Easy to use. I bought it to replace my old one.

Catechism of the Catholic Church


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Review: very informative, like everything I have purchased from you, it is more than I thought it would be.

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Review: great purchase, good price, with timely shipment. A must have for all Catholics.

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Review: The number one resource for Catholics that want to know and understand their faith.

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Review: Needed new copy to go along with Youcat. Helpful to have one on hand. Thanks for quick and reliable service.

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Review: I always wanted a complete version of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, I need to learn more of my Religion and what it stands for. This is a great beginning.

Great Book


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Review: Received just as noted for description. Have enjoyed reading it.

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Review: My wife is converting to Catholicism and found the book to be VERY informative and helpful.

Catechism of the Catholic Church


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Review: Wonderful in-depth book.

Love it!


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Review: This book was recommended by some very special people at a retreat i went to and they were right. If we didn't have this book we needed to go get it. It's a very informative book about our religion. What it means to be Catholic.

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Review: This is a very good reference book and a must have. I like using this book along with the "Catechism of the Catholic Church for Adults"

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Review: Wonderful resource for our faith. I refer to it on a regular basis as a reference.

Words to Reference, for a Catholic


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Review: Catholic Reference Material

Catechism of the Catholic Church


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Review: I have browsed and even have done research on one subject in this book. Will take me a long time to digest all that is printed.

Catechism of the Catholic Church


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Review: As a reference guide, this book will have a great deal of use over a long period of time, so I was concerned that it might not stand the test. I examined it as closely as I could, without downright subjecting it to abuse, and it seems very flexible and well put together. Altogether a good value.

A must have for Catholics


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Review: I also use the CCC when reading a passage from the Bible. I go to the index look up the passage I just read and read the related paragraphs. Cons: none; Pros: Easy to find subjects, Easy To Read, Has great source indexes

ACCURATE - "CCC Second Edition"


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Review: This "CCC 2nd Ed" covers everything we need to know about Church teachings regarding Faith and Morals. It cuts out any confusion in today's secular society. Contains all teachings of the Church that Catholics are REQUIRED to believe. This is truly a gift from the Magesterium of the Church, promulgated by Pope John Paul II, with Imprimi Potest by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, copywrite held by the Holy See. First printing in the USA in March 2000. A previous copy that was printed in the late 1990's had translation errors. This version does not. Best Uses: Doctrine - Faith Morals, For everyone over age 15, Makes great gifts, Sure Norm for teaching; Cons: none; Pros: A MUST for EVERY HOME

Catechism of the Cathloic Church


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Review: This is the Teaching of our Catholic Faith. If we call ourselves Catholics then we must be able to explain our religion. The great thing about it is it lays out the foundations of our religion.It is a great read and reference. I can't find anything negative. It is genuine,systematic presentation of the faith and Catholic doctrine.

Great way to learn about the faith


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Review: Great Confirmation gift.

Excellent choice


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Review: I have purchased two copies to date - one for our family and one as a gift. This is an excellent edition of a text that all Catholic families should have in their home. Best Uses: Reference/Learning; Pros: Comprehensive/Complete
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