catechesis definition

  • noun:
    • Oral training given to catechumens.
    • religious training given by mouth to catechumens
    • Oral instruction offered in the early chapel to prospects for baptism.
    • a novel ready for such training, given that sixteen publications of catechetical discourses by Cyril of Jerusalem.
    • dental religious instruction (as before baptism or confirmation)

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