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

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 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
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
I am excited about the Theology of the Body for Teens teaching because we need it... The tide is changing; I see it everyday in ministry. People no longer want to guess what the rules are, they are asking for them. » Read More
— Donna Gardner, Director, Rachel's Vineyard, Diocese of Palm Beach, FL
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
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
Brian Butler and Jason & Crystalina Evert have created an amazing resource in Theology of the Body for Teens to guide teens as they explore their deepest desires: to love and to be loved. » Read More
— Suzanna K., San Diego, CA
Indeed there is a hunger among this generation to learn more about the Church and the Church’s teachings regarding sexuality, with the Theology of the Body. » Read More
— Katie Anderson, Coordinator of Youth Ministry, Archdiocese of Miami
With all that teens face in today’s world, this study is a must. Response from both the teens and their parents has been extremely positive. I could not recommend it more highly! » Read More
— Jeff Stankovsky, Director of Youth Ministry, St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church, Indianapolis, IN
Theology of the Body for Teens is one of the finest resources for young people in the entire Church. Wherever they are on the spectrum... they can very easily enter into the program and enjoy the fruits of a new-found sense of authentic purity. » Read More
— Mark Hart, Best-selling author and youth ministry expert

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