The Seeker’s Catechism

The Basics of Catholicism

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Format: Paperback

Publication date: April 23, 2012

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In this revised edition of the concise and readable introduction to the riches of the Catholic faith, renowned catechetical author Michael Pennock poses and then briefly answers 210 questions that are essential to understanding the basics of Catholicism.

The Seeker's Catechism addresses such questions as:

  • What is divine revelation?
  • What is grace?
  • What does a sacrament do?
  • Why confess our sins?

Ideal for adults or teens interested in becoming Catholic through RCIA, preparing for Confirmation, returning to the Church, or simply wanting to begin a closer examination of the faith, this book makes an ideal gift for seekers as they begin to explore or work to enhance their understanding of Catholicism and deepen their relationships with God.

Product Details

Pages: 160

Trim size: 5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9781594712852

Imprint: Ave Maria Press

  • “A guide for the always-big questions.”

    “All of us are called to be continual 'seekers' with regards to our faith. Here is a guide for the always-big questions about God and us, good and evil, justice, Jesus, Mary, and so much more.”

    Anne Comeaux
    Director Office of Continuing Christian Education
    Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

  • “Concise, easy to understand.”

    “Pennock's great gift is identifying questions that frequently cross the minds of those seeking to better understand the Catholic faith. And what is more; he answers those questions in a concise, easy-to-understand way.”

    Neil A. Parent
    Author of A Concise Guide to Adult Faith Formation

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