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Definition: catechism
(from Greek katecheo, "instruct"). A class or manual on the basics of Christian doctrine and practice, usually as a precursor to confirmation or baptism. Catechisms normally include lessons on the creeds, the Lord's Prayer and the Ten Commandments, as well as the Hail Mary in Roman Catholicism.

A catechism is a class or manual on the basics of Christian doctrine and practice, usually as a precursor to confirmation or baptism. Catechisms normally include lessons on the creeds, the Lord's Prayer and the Ten Commandments, as well as the Hail Mary in Roman Catholicism.

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Title catechism
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Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/catechism
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MLA Citation “catechism.” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021. <religionfacts.com/catechism>