There is a lack of priests in many of the world’s poorest countries. Here, the formation of the laity to serve as catechists is an essential element of preserving faith in daily life. On the completion of a basic cause in theology, women and men are empowered to share their faith and to prepare the faithful for the reception of the sacraments.

Faith Formation for Youth in the Archdiocese of Hyderabad, India.
Faith Formation for Youth in the Archdiocese of Hyderabad, India.

 It is our duty to support our brothers and sisters in faith.

Dolores Soroa Suárez de Tangil, benefactress, Spain

With our help, more than 24,428 laypersons were supported in their faith formation in 2019.