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: Do unto others as you would have them do to you.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
Which line in this reading caught your ear? What sense do you get about God as you listen to this Word proclaimed today?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: Jesus tells us to treat others as we would want others to treat us. How do you treat others as you want to be treated?
Question for Youth: How do you follow Jesus’ teaching to “bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you?
Question for Adults: Jesus says, “Give, and gifts will be given to you.” When have you experienced your generosity coming back to you?