Lifelong CatechesisForming Catholic identity across generations
For a large part of the liturgical year, we devote ourselves to listening to the mystery of Christ in all its aspects unfolded as we seek God's truth and understanding.
Theme: We must believe in Jesus ourselves.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear the crowds question Jesus’ identity, what words or phrases in the reading catch your ear? What image do you take away from this reading today?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: What helps you have deeper faith in Jesus?
Question for Youth: When have you struggled to speak the truth among your friends? What makes this difficult? What are the consequences?
Question for Adults: Name a time when you placed your trust in God even though those around you did not believe.