Ministry Status | Transitioning
Full name | Romania
Capital | Bucharest
Major Language | Romanian
This project is a special cooperation between the European churches and churches all over the world, done to the benefit of children, because is during childhood and young age that the profound Christian character of a person is being formed…
His Eminence Daniel | Metropolitan of Moldavia and Bucovina, Romania
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Our Youth Bible Curriculum project in Romania is conducted in partnership with World Vision Romania. The project was established in 2001 to assist the Christian Church in Romania in the teaching of its children through quality Bible materials and teacher training resources.
In this year we made serious effort to popularizing and propagate the project in country by training sessions. The beneficiaries were priests who work in parishes where we are doing the trainings and religion teachers from the schools in their area.
Age 12, Part 2
Curriculum Translated and Contextualized
Age 12, Part 1
Curriculum Translated, Contextualized and Printed
Age 8, Part I and II, with Teacher’s Manual
Teacher Training and Religious Education
500 priests and religion teachers have been trained. 1,900 parishes out of a total 15,000 parishes in the Romanian Orthodox Church are using this curriculum and and estimated 40,000 children from these parishes attend classes, with about 20-25 students per class.
Children under 14 years
15.7% of the population (male 1,799,072/female 1,708,030)
Eastern Orthodox (including all sub-denominations) 86.8%
Protestant (various denominations including Reformate and Pentecostal) 7.5%
Roman Catholic 4.7%
Other (mostly Muslim)
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By info on May 1, 2009 in Romania | Comments Off
Program: Youth Bible Curriculum in Romania
Language: Romanian with English subtitles
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