Hopefully, some of our articles have encouraged you to give the Catholic Church a closer examination. We believe the following resources will help you to explore the Catholic Church further.

The Catechism of the Catholic Church provides a very complete summary of the teachings of our Church. The parish of St. John Borromeo in Picayune, MS, has done an excellent job in providing a Web version of the Catechism. It is searchable by topic as well as having linked versions of the index and the table of contents. (

“To Tell You the Whole Truth...” is a booklet outlining the history of the Catholic Church. Once again, the parish of St. John Borromeo in Picayune, MS, has done an excellent job. It is among the material on this Web page. (

The Catholic Encyclopedia gives full and authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine. What the Church teaches and has taught; what she has done and is still doing for the highest welfare of mankind; her methods, past and present; her struggles, her triumphs, and the achievements of her members, not only for her own immediate benefit, but for the broadening and deepening of all true science, literature and art -- all come within the scope of the Catholic Encyclopedia. (

Catholic Answers is an excellent resource for those seeking to defend the teachings of the Catholic Church as well as for those seeking to understand the reasoning behind its teachings and practices. (

“The Canon of Scripture” discusses the some of the essential points about how the Bible came into existence. There are many other excellent apologetic articles on The Catholic Treasure Chest. (

Dave Sloan is a writer, promoter of chastity, defender of the faith, and a personal friend. Among other things he has compiled a list of scriptural passages that support Catholic teachings and developed a chart showing the great variations in beliefs among Protestant Churches. ( is a Web site dedicated to communicate the Catholic Church's teachings on sexual morality. It is not directly related to the mission of this Web site, but we included it because we are also its creators. (

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