BSA Catholic Religious Recognitions

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.

Scouts who have earned all four Roman Catholic religious recognitions are also eligible to receive the rare “Pillars of Faith” award and pin.

Once scouts have earned the religious recognition for their age level, they are encouraged to continue exploring their faith through other Religious Activities supported by the National Catholic Committee on Scouting.