2015 | 62 | 11: Katechetyka | 5-17
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The Role of the Family in Educating Children for the Faith

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Rola rodziny w wychowywaniu dzieci do wiary
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One of the major responsibilities of the Christian Family is not only taking care of their children but also the education of the children for the faith. This role which is so important today is iterated in many Church documents. This is not a recent addition to the responsibilities of the family; in fact, it has been the responsibility of the family since biblical times. This paper seeks to highlight the importance of the role of the family in the education for the faith of children, starting as far back as biblical times, and reaching our contemporary times by reviewing the most important Church documents. Once the role of the family in educating for the faith of children is established, then some practical ways in which the family can educate for the faith today are discussed.
Jednym z głównych zadań, za które odpowiedzialna jest rodzina chrześcijańska, jest nie tylko opieka nad swoimi dziećmi, lecz także wychowanie ich do wiary. Ta rola, która jest dzisiaj tak ważna, jest wiele razy podkreślana w licznych dokumentach Kościoła. Nie jest to najnowszy dodatek do obowiązków rodziny; jest to w istocie obowiązek rodziny od czasów biblijnych. Artykuł niniejszy stara się uwypuklić wagę roli rodziny w wychowaniu dzieci do wiary, począwszy od czasów biblijnych, aż do czasów nam współczesnych, poprzez odwołanie się do najważniejszych dokumentów Kościoła. Po ustaleniu, jaka jest rola rodziny w wychowywaniu dzieci do wiary, omówione są niektóre praktyczne sposoby, jakie rodzina może w tym celu wykorzystać.
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