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Confirmation Catechism - Baltimore Catechism No. 2

All of the questions from the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 (Confirmation Catechism), arranged according to the original 37 lessons.

On the End of Man - Lesson First
Lesson First of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 establishes the end, or purpose, of man. It contains 12 questions and answers, as well as links to other resources.

On God and His Perfections - Lesson Second
Lesson Second of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the essential attribute of God--His perfection--and His nature as spirit. It contains eight questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson First, as well as links to other resources.

On the Unity and Trinity of God - Lesson Third
Lesson Third of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 continues the discussion of God begun in Lesson Second. Against the multiplicity of pagan gods, our God stands alone, the source and end of all life. Yet He is also Three Persons in one divine nature. Lesson Third contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Second, as well as links to other resources.

On Creation - Lesson Fourth
Lesson Fourth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 turns to God's Creation. Christianity teaches that God created all things out of nothing, with the angels and man at the pinnacle of creation. Lesson Fourth contains 7 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Third, as well as links to other resources.

On Our First Parents and the Fall - Lesson Fifth
Lesson Fifth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the origin of our Adam and Eve and their fall, through which and death entered the world. Lesson Fifth contains 12 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Fourth, as well as links to other resources.

On Sin and Its Kinds - Lesson Sixth
Lesson Sixth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses actual sin, mortal sin, venial sin, and the capital or deadly sins. Lesson Sixth contains 9 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Fifth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Incarnation and Redemption - Lesson Seventh
Lesson Seventh of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the promised Redeemer, Jesus Christ, the Son of God and the Son of Mary. Lesson Seventh contains 18 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Sixth, as well as links to other resources.

On Our Lord's Passion, Death, Resurrection, Ascension - Lesson Eighth
Lesson Eighth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Passion, Death, Resurrection, and Ascension of our Lord, Jesus Christ. Lesson Eighth contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Seventh, as well as links to other resources.

On the Holy Ghost and His Descent Upon the Apostles - Lesson Ninth
Lesson Ninth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Holy Spirit or Holy Ghost, the third Person of the Blessed Trinity. Lesson Ninth contains 8 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Eighth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Effects of the Redemption - Lesson Tenth
Lesson Tenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the effects on mankind of the redemption wrought by Christ through His Death and Resurrection. Lesson Tenth contains 12 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Ninth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Church - Lesson Eleventh
Lesson Eleventh of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Church, the primary means through which Christ shares His Redemption with us. Lesson Eleventh contains 8 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Tenth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Attributes and Marks of the Church - Lesson Twelfth
Lesson Twelfth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the attributes and marks of the Church. Lesson Twelfth contains 14 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Eleventh, as well as links to other resources.

On the Sacraments in General - Lesson Thirteenth
Lesson Thirteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the sacraments in general. Lesson Thirteenth contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twelfth, as well as links to other resources.

On Baptism - Lesson Fourteenth
Lesson Fourteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Sacrament of Baptism. Lesson Fourteenth contains 14 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On Confirmation - Lesson Fifteenth
Lesson Fifteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Sacrament of Confirmation. Lesson Fifteenth contains 10 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Fourteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Gifts and Fruits of the Holy Ghost - Lesson Sixteenth
Lesson Sixteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the gifts and fruits of the Holy Ghost. Lesson Sixteenth contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Fifteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Sacrament of Penance - Lesson Seventeenth
Lesson Seventeenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Sacrament of Penance. Lesson Seventeenth contains 8 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Sixteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On Contrition - Lesson Eighteenth
Lesson Eighteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses contrition or sorrow for sin. Lesson Eighteenth contains 13 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Seventeenth, as well as links to other resources.

On Confession - Lesson Nineteenth
Lesson Nineteenth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses Confession, the central action of the Sacrament of Penance. Lesson Nineteenth contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Eighteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Manner of Making a Good Confession - Lesson Twentieth
Lesson Twentieth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses. Lesson Twentieth contains 7 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Nineteenth, as well as links to other resources.

On Indulgences - Lesson Twenty-First
Lesson Twenty-First of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses indulgences, the remission of temporal punishment for sin. Lesson Twenty-First contains 7 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twentieth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Holy Eucharist - Lesson Twenty-Second
Lesson Twenty-Second of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Holy Eucharist. Lesson Twenty-Second contains 13 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-First, as well as links to other resources.

On the Reasons Why the Eucharist Was Instituted - Lesson Twenty-Third
Lesson Twenty-Third of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the ends for which the Holy Eucharist was instituted. Lesson Twenty-Third contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Second, as well as links to other resources.

On the Sacrifice of the Mass - Lesson Twenty-Fourth
Lesson Twenty-Fourth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the sacrifice of the Mass. Lesson Twenty-Fourth contains 9 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Third, as well as links to other resources.

On Extreme Unction and Holy Orders - Lesson Twenty-Fifth
Lesson Twenty-Fifth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the sacraments of Extreme Unction and Holy Orders. Lesson Twenty-Fifth contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Fourth, as well as links to other resources.

On Matrimony - Lesson Twenty-Sixth
Lesson Twenty-Sixth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Sacrament of Matrimony. Lesson Twenty-Sixth contains 10 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Fifth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Sacramentals - Lesson Twenty-Seventh
Lesson Twenty-Seventh of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses sacramentals, which aid us in our devotion. Lesson Twenty-Seventh contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Sixth, as well as links to other resources.

On Prayer - Lesson Twenty-Eighth
Lesson Twenty-Eighth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses prayer. Lesson Twenty-Eighth contains 7 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Seventh, as well as links to other resources.

On the Commandments of God - Lesson Twenty-Ninth
Lesson Twenty-Ninth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Ten Commandments. Lesson Twenty-Ninth contains 5 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Eighth, as well as links to other resources.

On the First Commandment - Lesson Thirtieth
Lesson Thirtieth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the First Commandment. Lesson Thirtieth contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Twenty-Ninth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Honor and Invocation of Saints - Lesson Thirty-First
Lesson Thirty-First of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 explains why the First Commandment does not forbid honoring and invoking saints. Lesson Thirty-First contains 14 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirtieth, as well as links to other resources.

From the Second to the Fourth Commandment - Lesson Thirty-Second
Lesson Thirty-Second of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 provides an overview of the meaning of the Second and Third Commandments. Lesson Thirty-Second contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-First, as well as links to other resources.

From the Fourth to the Seventh Commandment - Lesson Thirty-Third
Lesson Thirty-Third of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 provides an overview of the meaning of the Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Commandments. Lesson Thirty-Third contains 12 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-Second, as well as links to other resources.

From the Seventh to End of Tenth Commandment - Lesson Thirty-Fourth
Lesson Thirty-Fourth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 provides an overview of the meaning of the Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Commandments. Lesson Thirty-Fourth contains 16 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-Third, as well as links to other resources.

On the First Two Commandments of the Church - Lesson Thirty-Fifth
Lesson Thirty-Fifth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the first and second commandments of the Church. Lesson Thirty-Fifth contains 8 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-Fourth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Remaining Commandments of the Church - Lesson Thirty-Sixth
Lesson Thirty-Sixth of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth commandments of the Church. Lesson Thirty-Sixth contains 11 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-Fifth, as well as links to other resources.

On the Last Things, Hell, Purgatory, Heaven - Lesson Thirty-Seventh
Lesson Thirty-Seventh of the Baltimore Catechism No. 2 discusses the Last Things: the last judgment, the resurrection, Hell, Purgatory, and Heaven. Lesson Thirty-Seventh contains 14 questions and answers, numbered consecutively with Lesson Thirty-Sixth, as well as links to other resources.

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