Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

shepherdThe Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) is an approach to the religious formation of children. It is rooted in the Bible, the liturgy of the church, and the educational principles of Maria Montessori. Children gather in an “Atrium,” a room prepared for them, which contains simple yet beautiful materials that they use.

Listen to Archbishop Joseph Naumann interview to find out more about
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.

Did you know that Holy Cross School:

For information about the Holy Cross program or to volunteer, please contact Laura Haeusser at 913-341-9057 or Eva Gavin 913-706-7286.

Volunteer Opportunities:
Catechists are needed; there are various other volunteer opportunities.

For information on catechist training visit
Time Commitment: 1 1/2 to 2 hours per week, depending on your availability.

Training: On-site or refer to national office web site
VIRTUS Training is required for working with children.



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8101 West 95th Street | Overland Park, Kansas | 66212
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