Lifelong CatechesisForming Catholic identity across generations
Theme: Jesus is the Bread of Life
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear this familiar story read to you again today, what words or phrases strike you? What image from this story lingers in your mind’s eye?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: Why is Jesus compared to bread? How can his teachings be like food?
Question for Youth: Jesus is the bread that gives us life. How does believing in Jesus make your life different?
Question for Adults: How do you partake of the nourishment that Jesus provides? How often?