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: God calls us to follow Christ.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
As you hear this familiar story of Jesus calling his first disciples, what words or phrases strike you? What in this reading touches your heart?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: What can you do this week to show that you are a follower of Jesus?
Question for Youth: Andrew seemed to know immediately that he should follow Jesus. Do you have that same sense of confidence in your faith in Jesus? What helps? What makes it hard?
Question for Adults: In what ways do you experience being called by Jesus? What does he want you to do?