Pillar II: Sacraments

Pillar II: Sacraments

by Sean Innerst

Sacraments is a 12-part study that guides participants through the first section of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Not only will you learn about the power and purpose of the sacraments, you’ll also discover how these fonts of inexhaustible grace can transform your life, providing strength, healing, and hope.

Downloadable Resources

Promotional Flyer (8.5 x 11) Promotional Poster (11 x 17)

Certificate of Completion Presentation Slide Answer Key

Having recently entered the Church last Easter, 2012, I feel like this study has helped me have a firmer understanding of the sacraments, why they’re there, and how beautiful they are.Ruth Stanley
These sessions provided me with an ability to truly appreciate all seven of the sacraments, especially to participate more fully in the sacrifice of the Mass.Joseph Sandoval

Learning and Living the Catechism

Your Group Will:

  • Discover the sacraments as the source and power of grace Jesus gave us to face life’s struggles, challenges, and temptations.
  • Learn about the sacraments’ biblical origins.
  • Understand how the Eucharist foreshadows Christ’s second coming.
  • See how the sacraments mystically transport us into the actual events of Christ’s ministry.
  • Learn how the ancient Jewish Temple can be seen as a prefigurement of the Mass.
  • Discover how both holy orders and marriage are ordered “towards the salvation of others”... and much more!
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Pillars Proven Approach to Learning

Home Preparation

Participants prepare with brief Catechism readings and a quiz from their Study Set.

DVD Presentation

Each class begins with a 45-50 minute teaching, filmed in high definition with dynamic on-screen graphics. Participants follow the Talk Notes in their Study Set.

Group Discussion

The reading assignment in the Study Set and DVD presentation are discussed, to enhance understanding, reinforce the objectives of each lesson, and build community.

Study Components: Price Qty

Contains all components a group leader needs to run a Pillar II: Sacraments study, including: 6 DVD Set, Study Set, and Leader’s Binder. Learn More.


Six DVD set (Twelve, 45 min. sessions). Each session accompanies a lesson from the Study Set. A group needs one DVD set. Learn More.


Twelve CD set (Twelve, 45 min. sessions). Each session accompanies a lesson from the Study Set. CDs are perfect for parish lending libraries and individual study. Learn More.


The Leader’s Manual includes detailed instruction on running all aspects of a successful study as well as a copy of the Study Set. Learn More.


The Study Set contains the study participant’s materials to be used before and during the teaching session on DVD or CD. Learn More.