Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) is a Montessori based program that is designed to help children fall in love with the Good Shepherd. Children learn about the Mass, vestments, liturgy, and stories from the Bible.

St. Joseph Community currently offers Level 1 & 2. Level 1 is for children age 3-Kindergarten and meets on Sunday mornings at 8:15am & 10:15am. Level 2 is for grades 1-3 and meets on Wednesday evenings at 6pm (children must have Level 1 experience prior to being in Level 2 or special permission in order to enroll). Level 3 will be offered beginning in the 2019-2020 school year.

For more information about the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd program offered here at St. Joseph Community, contact us at or at 651-423-4402.

2018-2019 Level 1 Sunday Schedule
2018-2019 Level 2 Wednesday Schedule

General CGS Information

St. Joseph Community is a part of the National Association of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd. To learn more about the CGS program, click here.

Check out this link to hear a story about CGS on Relevant Radio (Station 1330AM).

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