Lifelong Catechesis

Forming Catholic identity across generations
June 25, 2024

Ordinary Time

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.

Questions of the Week

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Theme: God answers all our needs.

Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s 2nd Reading from St. Paul

Step One: Listen to the Word
What sensation did you feel as you listened to this reading? What touched you in St. Paul’s words?

Step Two: Look into Your Life

Question for Children: What are the ways that Jesus shows he loves you?

Question for Youth: Jesus was very attentive to his followers. He cared for them and for their needs. What are your needs? What can Jesus do to help you?

Question for Adults: In your experience, what “false obstacles” have you or people you know experienced separating them from Christ? Things such as divorce? Or marrying outside the church? Or not attending Mass? Or others?