Youth Programs

Religious Emblems

Light of Christ Designed for 6-7 years old Cub Scouts
Parvuli Dei Designed for 8-10 years old Cub Scouts.
Ad Altare Dei Designed for any youth of the Roman Catholic Faith who is registered in a BSA Troop or Crew..
Pope Pius XII Designed for Venturing Crew Members and Boy Scouts 15 years old and older.
Light is Life Designed for Boy Scouts, 12 -13 years old of the Eastern-rite Catholic Churches. Scouts in the Eastern Catholic Churches work on Light is Life rather than the Ad Altare Dei emblem.


Tell us what you think

Finished one of the emblem programs? Take an on-line survey. Cub emblems surveys available for parents and emblem coordinators. AAD surveys available for Scout and Counselor. Pope Pius XII surveys available for participants and moderators. Surveys are the same as those found in the back of each emblem book.


The Journey

You can view or download a copy of an Emblem Overview ad in PDFjpgjpg black and white

If you have completed the Religious Emblem for a particular age level, then look at integrating one or more of the Religious Activities into your scout program.