This order is primarily intended as a catechetical service, which could be used for new member classes, midweek Advent and Lenten services, school services, retreats, and conferences. The service may be tailored to suit the needs of those in attendance. LSB-AB, p. 356
A responsive reading from the Small Catechism may follow. Selections appropriate to the SERMON or CATECHETICAL INSTRUCTION may be selected. LSB-AB, p. 362.
One of Luther's catechism hymns or another hymn appropriate to the instruction may be selection. LSB-AB, p. 362.