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: Eternal Life.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear this reading about Jesus as the living bread, what words or phrases strike you? What part of this promise touches you most deeply?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: How does receiving communion help you grow in your faith? How does it help you love others?
Question for Youth: Jesus promises us eternal life if we follow him and believe. What makes it hard for you to believe? What is easy about faith?
Question for Adults: How does your faith in Jesus nourish your own life? How does the Eucharist nourish you?