Lifelong CatechesisForming Catholic identity across generations
During the Christmas season from December 24th until the Sunday after Epiphany, we reflect upon the mystery of love that is made visible in the birth and early childhood of Christ.
Theme: The mystery of the incarnation - Jesus is a gift to all humanity.
Breaking Open the Word
Suggested text for faith sharing: Today’s Gospel
Step One: Listen to the Word
What one word or thought in this reading really strikes you? What image from this reading lingers for you now in your memory?
Step Two: Look into Your Life
Question for Children: In your life, who helps you to see Jesus in other people such as a classmate or a friend?
Question for Youth: Life can sometimes be rough: losing your home, moving, feeling fear or danger. How do you experience God being and staying with you in such times?
Question for Adults: How this past week did you demonstrate God’s love at home and at work?