Theology of the Body

The Diocese and parishes offer support and resources on Pope John Paul II’s teaching on the Theology of the Body.  Follow the links below for more information.

Programs and Resources

  • Theology of the Body Institute - The Theology of the Body Institute exists to promote the revolutionary teaching of Pope John Paul II on the divine meaning of the human body and human sexuality; through programs, resources, and graduate level training courses. 
  • TOBIA - Theology of the Body International Alliance provides resources for those striving to evangelize the world by means of Pope John Paul II’s understanding of the human person, explained in his works Love and Responsibility and Theology of the Body.
  • Out of the Box Programs and books - Available for check out from the Family Life Office.

The Gift: 1hr DVD, Student Workbook, Leaders Guide

Theology of the Body for Teens: Discovering God's Plan For Love & Life: High School Edition--4 DVD set, 12-25 min. sessions, Student Guide, Leaders Guide, and Parent’s Handbook

Theology of the Body for Teens: Discovering God's Plan For Love & Life: Middle School Edition--4 DVD set, 12-25 min. sessions, Student Guide, Leaders Guide, and Parent's Handbook

An Introduction to Theology of the Body: Discovering the Master Plan for Your Life: 4 DVD set, 8-30 min sessions, Student workbook, Leader’s Guides

Into the Heart: 8 DVD set, 16-30min sessions, Student Workbook, Leader’s Guide