The Little Catechism on Confession
Written by Archbishop Michael Jackels when he was a priest of the Diocese of Lincoln, The Little Catechism on Confession is an attempt to respond to the most common objections and obstacles to the sacrament of Confession. It is offered to help people grow in their appreciation of the sacrament of Confession, and in their practice of it. Included in this booklet is an explanation of the sacrament of Confession, related passages from the Bible, prayers to express sorrow for sin, suggestions for penance to make up for sin, an examination of conscience, and an outline of how to actually make a Confession.
The Little Catechism on the Holy Eucharist
Also written by Archbishop Jackels, The Little Catechism on the Holy Eucharist is offered to help you deepen your knowledge of, and love for, the Eucharist. This booklet contains a brief explanation of what Catholics believe about the Eucharist. References about the Eucharist from the Bible and the Catechism of the Catholic Church are included, as well as a Glossary of words that have to do with the Eucharist. Finally, you will find a selection of prayers devoted to the Eucharist.
To order individual or bulk copies of The Little Catechism on Confession or The Little Catechism on the Holy Eucharist contact the Office of Religious Education at
or 402-473-0615. These booklets are produced by the Diocese of Lincoln and are sold at cost for $1.50 each (plus shipping).