Good Shepherd


ugvxex776i4t0762zwddtv473ll.pngAt St. Peter the Apostle, we offer three levels of the Catechesis. Children work in a specially prepared environment, called an “atrium” with materials that are based on the Montessori method of discovery. The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd was developed in Rome in 1954 by Sofia Cavalletti and Gianna Gobbi, apprentices to Dr. Maria Montessori.

Two basic principles offer the foundation for this program: a strong theological focus with an emphasis on God’s Word and our Mass, and a deep and awe-inspiring respect for the child.Our atrium provides the child a place for reflection and quiet, away from the hustle and hurry of our modern day life. Catechists who work with the children in the atrium are extensively trained in the Catechesis and fill the capacity of the “willing servant,” offering support and help while allowing the child to develop his or her own relationship with God. 

Angela Spino
Director of Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
(830) 816-5664 • [email protected]


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CURRENT CLASS AVAILABILITY 2019 - 2020

SUNDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY

10:15 am - 11:45 am
Level I - FULL
Level II - FULL
Level III - FULL

9:30 am - 11:30 am
Level I
Level II
Level III

9:30 am - 11:00 am
Level I - FULL
 
 

4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Level I - FULL
Level II - FULL
Level III

4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Level I - FULL
Level II - FULL
Level III - FULL
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Level I - FULL
Level II - FULL
Level III