Spiritual Scouting

Religious Emblems for Catholic Boys

Boys Programs

Light of Christ (grades 1-2)

Helps children develop a personal relationship with Jesus with their parents’ participation.

Parvuli Dei (grades 3-5)

Explores a wide range of activities in order to discover the presence of God in their daily lives as members of their family and parish and develop a positive self-image.

Ad Altare Dei (grades 7 and up)

Helps the Scout grow spiritually as a young Catholic by reading Scripture and doing projects that are designed to help him understand the meaning of the Sacraments. When all requirements are completed, the counselor should contact the Spiritual Scouting office to arrange for a Board of Review. 

Pope Pius XII (ages 15 and up)

This program deals with different life choices, occupations and ministries in the Church. It includes youth led discussions on current issues facing the Church and society today. When all requirements are completed, the facilitator should contact the Spiritual Scouting office to arrange for a Board of Review.

Information on earning Family Medals

Please read the Light of Christ and the Parvuli Dei Record books which can be purchased from your local Scout Shop or online on the official Scout website.