catechize

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examine through questioning and answering

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give religious instructions to

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But you shouldn't deal so hardly with me; you shouldn't be always catechising me.
Deane, when he expected to take his wine alone, would tell Tom to step in and sit with him an hour, and would pass that hour in much lecturing and catechising concerning articles of export and import, with an occasional excursus of more indirect utility on the relative advantages to the merchants of St.
They can prepare people for sacraments, catechising, visiting the sick and perform administrative tasks.
Catechising also slowly ensured that people could recite their catechism, although one may wonder whether they necessarily also understood or believed it.
The singing of psalms and hymns when working should be encouraged, and the entire household should go together twice to church each Sunday, with catechising in between services.