Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: ASIA/PAKISTAN – Christian teachers for state schools: launch of a training course
Multan – “Our priority is to train religion teachers and catechists in the authentic teachings of the Church and to help them learn and proclaim the proclamation of the faith. In this intensive course, organized specifically for religion teachers and Catholic catechists, our objective is to train them also in the light of the new Single National Curriculum , by offering adequate and complete training to our teachers, in order to respond to the needs of public and private schools and colleges. At the same time, this initiative will also benefit our Catholic schools so that well-trained teachers can teach the catechism of the Catholic Church”: this is what the Dominican Fr. Jamshed Albert OP, Director of the Pastoral Institute of Multan said, who organized a special training course for catechists and religion teachers.