Theology of the Body for Teens

Theology of the Body for Teens is a dynamic faith formation program for teens and pre-teens in Catholic schools, parish youth ministries, Religious Education, Confirmation, and homeschool settings. Using a great mix of stories, real-life examples, activities, prayers, and relevant references to the culture, it goes beyond traditional chastity programs by connecting the two hottest topics on the planet — God and sex. » Read More

Theology of the Body

What People Are Saying

The TOB conference for Teens was a phenomenal event that people are still talking about!!! The training was an invaluable resource for parents, youth ministers and volunteers.... Our youth ministers are already asking when the next training will be! » Read More
— Amy Deedy, Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Office for Youth & Young Adults
In an age of sexual confusion, Theology of the Body (TOB) goes beyond "just say no" and gives teens something noble and beautiful to say "YES!" to - opening their hearts not only to a pure life, but the whole Gospel message. » Read More
— Christopher J. Stefanick, Director of Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry, Archdiocese of Denver
It is a tremendous source of hope for the young amid the culture of death. It gives them an insight into the theology of the Church that I have not seen in any other program. » Read More
— Rev. Robert Knippenberg, Diocese of Victoria, TX
We've had many parents comment about how, unlike in the past, they don't have to force their kids out the door on Wednesday evenings to go to CCD, because the youth are enthused about going! » Read More
— Father Tom Hoisington, Pastor of St. Joseph Parish, Conway Springs, KS
I enjoyed and highly recommend the Theology of the Body for Teens Training to every middle and high school teacher, coach and youth minister. This message can only strengthen and empower young people to be the best they can be. » Read More
— Maryann Schieve, Youth Ministry Coordinator, Saint Helena Parish, Blue Bell, PA
Given the tremendous challenges which adolescent catechesis presents today, Theology of the Body for Teens represents, in my estimation, a primary workbook for anyone committed to passing on the Catholic faith tradition. » Read More
— Thomas M. Howard, Vicariate IV Coordinator of Youth Ministry, Archdiocese of Chicago
We've got a bunch of very excited parents who can't wait for their teens to hear the good news presented in TOB for the Teens. Many students I have interviewed, who have already taken the course, gave it a positive thumbs up and really enjoyed it. » Read More
— Pam Looker, Teen Minister, City of the Lord Catholic Covenant Community, Tempe AZ 85281
I think that this teaching needs to be a focus. In today‚Äôs age there are a lot of mixed messages given to teens, and often times they do not have the opportunity to hear the truth. » Read More
— Colleen Daley, Youth Minister, St. Philip Neri Parish, Philadelphia, PA
Week by week I am watching the self esteem of these beautiful young people develop as they come to realize that they are valuable, they are good, and their sexuality is holy! » Read More
— Joeline Chipps, Teacher, Theology of the Body for Teens, Archdiocese of Indianapolis
You guys did an terrific job translating John Paul's amazing vision so that it touches the very heart of a teenager. And from a teacher's point of view...the book is a dream!! The way it's organized and the supplemental offerings are perfect!!!! » Read More
— Colleen, High School Theology Teacher, Boston, MA

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