Lifelong Catechesis

Forming Catholic identity across generations
May 24, 2024


The sound of Alleluias fills the 50 days of Easter Sunday to Pentecost as we give thanks for the gift of our salvation. The Easter Triduum recalls the passion and resurrection of Christ in the sacred journey from Holy Thursday to Easter Vigil. "Dying he destroyed our death. Rising he restored our life."

Questions of the Week

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Theme: We remain at the heart of Jesus mission.

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

Step One: Listen to the Word
What words of phrases in today’s reading touch your heart and mind? What feeling do you have after hearing the instructions of Peter

Step Two: Look into Your Life

Question for Children: Jesus helps us be strong in our faith. When do you need to be really strong in faith?

Question for Youth: Prayer is essential to being a disciple, because it is the way we build or relationship with God—through talking and listening. What is one way you can take more time this week to listen to God in prayer?

Question for Adults: In these heartfelt instructions from a leader of the church, what are the ways in modern life that we sometimes suffer for our faith? Or are there no such ways?