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|Ages of Initiation: The first Two Christian Millennia by Paul Turner (2000).
The Ages of Initiation divides the twenty centuries of Christianity into
twelve sections. Each section is subdivided into units which pair
introductory material with a collection of citations, and then concludes
with a bulleted summary. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Liturgical Press • 2950 St. John’s Rd •
P.O. Box 7500 • Collegeville, MN 56321
Website: http://litpress.org; Phone: 1-800-858-5450
Apprenticed to Christ: Activities for Practicing the Catholic Way of Life
by Jerry Galipeau, (2007).
Inspired by the principle that one learns how to be a Christian by doing
what Christians do, Apprenticed to Christ provides catechists with ideas
and resources for the "apprenticeship" of catechumens, candidates, and
others participating in parish religious formation. (Nancy Goldfarb)
World Library Publications • 3708 River Road •
Suite 400 • Franklin Park, IL 60131
Website: http://www.wlp.jspaluch.com; Phone: 1-800-566-6150
The Book of Sacramental Basics by Tad Guzie (1982).
Shows why and how sacraments work. A lucid and exciting introduction
to sacramental theology. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Paulist Press • 997 Macarthur Blvd • Mahwah, NJ 07430
Website: http://www.paulistpress.com; Phone: 1-800-218-1903
Catholic Customs and Traditions: A Popular Guide by Greg Dues (2008).
From Candlemas to the Easter candle, through relics, Mary, the saints,
indulgences, the rosary, mystagogia, feast days, laying on of hands, and
much more, Greg Dues presents the richness of Roman Catholic
heritage. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Twenty-Third Publications • 1 Montauk Ave #200 •
New London, CT 06320
Website: http://www.pastoralplanning.com; Phone: 1-877-944-5844
The Catholic Source Book by Peter Klein (2007).
The Catholic Source Book is a comprehensive collection of information
gathered to help people of faith learn, renew, teach, and live the risen life
of Jesus Christ in the Catholic Church. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Our Sunday Visitor • 200 Noll Plaza • Huntington, IN 46750
Website: http://www.mycatholicbookstore.com; Phone: 1-800-348-2440
Catechumenate and the Law by John M. Huels (1995).
This helpful book reviews the various aspects of Christian initiation that
are affected by the Church's many sources of canon law, including the
canons, the rite itself and various documents from Vatican II and from
the Bishops of the United States. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Liturgy Training Publications • 3949 S. Racine Ave • Chicago, IL 60609
Website: http://www.ltp.org; Phone: 1-800-933-1800
The Catechumenate Answer Book: The 101 Most Asked Questions
by Paul Turner (2000).
RCIA team members can use this authoritative work to answer questions
from catechumens, help find solutions to pastoral dilemmas, generate
ideas for the celebration of the rites and make sure the catechumenal
process is going in the right direction. (Nancy Goldfarb)
Resource Publications, Inc • 5369 Camden Avenue #260 •
San Jose, CA 95124
Website: http://www.rpinet.com; Phone: 408-286-8505