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

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
Those who attended [the workshop] became instrumental in leading small group discussions and getting other high school students to attend the program. The success of our program was greatly assisted by the workshop from Ascension Press. » Read More
— Father James Dean, Pastor, Our Lady Queen of Mercy Catholic Church, Mobile, AL
Theology of the Body for Teens is a valuable program for anyone working with teens today! Kudos to all connected with this program! I highly recommend Theology of the Body for Teens and the training sessions! » Read More
— Joe Petrullo, Youth Minister, St. Jude Parish, Boca Raton, FL
We had an amazing weekend! Father is so thrilled about the whole thing and I think this is really just a beginning of something much bigger than we can even imagine. Damon was out of this world. I had no doubt he would be but he really surpassed all my e » Read More
— Annette Cayer, Theology of the Body for Teens Training host, Corpus Christi Parish, Celebration FL
Theology of the Body for Teens is just what youth ministers have been waiting for. It’s a resource that facilitates the teaching of the wonderful message from John Paul II in a way that teens can understand. » Read More
— Marissa Esparza, Director for the Office for Youth Ministry, Diocese of San Diego
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
Theology of the Body for Teens has been incredible. John Paul II's teaching is so profound. The book has really brought it down to a teenage level. It opened my eyes to where I not only understood the concepts, but I see why I should live that way. » Read More
— Matt C., High School Senior
Brian Butler... has an awesome ability to engage his audience in the learning process, while intertwining catechesis with his own personal experience. This is JP II's personalism at work!! » Read More
— Rachelle Sauvageau, Director, Respect Life Office, Diocese of Fargo
We are very impressed with the layout of the book, and feel this is the best program we have used. We have incorporated it into our high school junior curriculum, and they are truly embracing the information. » Read More
— Mary Robicheaux, Religion Administrator, Hanson Memorial High School, Franklin, LA
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

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